Oct 24, 2020  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

GEOL 205: Sedimentation and Stratigraphy


(1 Unit)
Prerequisite: GEOL 101  or GEOL 103 .
An examination of the processes and principles that control the accumulation and lithification of sediments, based on examples of recent environments and ancient rock sections in many parts of the world. Laboratory emphasizes map-reading skills and methods for studying recent and ancient sediments and rocks. Offered in alternate years. Bartels.