Geology | Volcanoes of the Sierra Nevada (3 cr)
G188 | 4737 | M. Hamburger


This course is a two-week long field-oriented short course that will
introduce a group of 14 to 18 undergraduate students to the geology
and natural history of the eastern Sierra Nevada mountain chain of
eastern California. The course will focus on the geological processes
and natural history of one of the most geologically and biologically
dynamic parts of the continent, as well as the natural hazards and
environmental issues facing a unique and environmentally sensitive
area of the western U.S.