The OSU Geo Club and Hydrophiles are spending their spring break in Israel and Palestine. They’ve started a blog which will be updated nightly during their visit. Check it out and enjoy the narrative and photos!
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Posted by The College of Science at OSU on March 17, 2009
Posted by The College of Science at OSU on August 7, 2008
Today we’re sharing the final photos from the Geosciences Club’s Death Valley trip. Thanks to Barry Walker for providing the photo descriptions in both posts.
Posted by The College of Science at OSU on July 25, 2008
This is part one of a two part entry, come back next week to view part two.
All photos can be clicked-on to view a larger version!
Stay tuned for more photos next week!
Posted by The College of Science at OSU on July 1, 2008
In 2007, the OSU Geo Club took a trip to Spain to explore the Pyrenees mountains. Below the slideshow, we’ve listed some of the highlights from their itinerary…
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June 2: Arrive in Barcelona
June 3-4: Tourism in the city (& recovery from jet lag!)
June 5: Depart Barcelona & end in St. Llorenc de Murnys
Highlights: Catalan Coastal Range, Montserrat Monastery and alluvial fan complex, Ebro basin, Vallfagona thrust and Ripoll syncline, Eastern Pyrenees
June 6: Depart St. Llorenc de Murnys & end in Peramola
Highlights: Growth strata of St. Llorenc de Murnys, Pedraforca thrust sheets, Morreres backthrust + Axial zone
June 7: Day hike in Peramola region
Highlights: Thrust sequence, syntectonic sedimentation, and paleotopography
June 8: Depart Peramola & end in Tremp
Highlights: Rio Pallaresa, Ebro Basin, south central Pyrenees, Sierras Marginales and Montsec thrust sheets
June 9: Depart Tremp & end in Sort
Highlights: Tremp basin, Boixols thrust and axial zone thrust system
June 10: Day hike in the High Pyrenees
Highlights: Pyrenees glacial chronology, Pyrenees high country
June 11: Depart Sort & end in Bagneres de Luchon, France
Highlights: Axial zone, North Pyrenean fault, north Pyrenean thrust belt
June 12: Depart Bagneres de Luchon & end in Carcasonne
Highlights: The mantle, French food, a walled city
The GeoClub extends a big thank-you to everyone who made this trip possible!