Report topics and some references and links for Death Valley field trip.

This is a first come, first serve operation. Once you pick an unselected topic let me know, and then that one is yours. You should get info on topic in general, and also on the specific occurrence in Death valley. You should be prepared to give a 15 minute presentation in the field, and answer questions from your fellow field trippers. If you like, give us an original and we can make handouts to aid in your presentation and their understanding.

Topics:

References:

Hunt, C. H., 1975, Death valley - geology, Ecology, Archeaeology; University of California Press, 234 p.

Sharp, R. P. & Glazner, A. F., 1997, Geology Underfoot in Death Valley and Owens Valley; Mountain Press, 321 p.

Miller, M. G., Wright, M. G., 2002, Geology of Death Valley National Park, Kendall-Hunt. 72 p.

Of course many more references out there!


Description of University of Nebraska at Omaha's 2002 Death Valley field trip.

12/5/01