EESC 4010 Field Mapping

1 hour lecture, 4 hours supervised field and laboratory work; 3 credits

Approximately 10 days of supervised field and laboratory work in deformed sedimentary sequences. Field preparation of geologic maps and sections by means of the Brunton compass, topographic base maps and remotely sensed data. Application of GIS. Required final report including maps, sections, description of stratigraphy and structure. Expenses approximately $1000

Prerequisite: EESC 1101, EESC 2100, EESC 2400, and EESC 3975


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