2012-2013 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
GEO 312 - Sedimentation-Stratigraphy
Principles and processes of sedimentation. Petrologic interpretation and basic laboratory techniques in the analysis of sediments. Study of layered rocks in terms of description of the local section; correlation of sections using petrology and paleontology and reconstruction of paleoenvironments. Lectures, laboratory, and field trips. (3-1-2) Offered winter semester. Prerequisites: GEO 112.