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David Barclay
Bowers Hall, Room 342
Phone: 607-753-2815
Fax: 607-753-4973

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GLY 476 - Geologic Field Methods

Instruments and methods of basic geologic fieldwork: measurement and description of stratigraphic sections; use of survey instrumentation and GPS; elementary bedrock mapping. Compilation of stratigraphic sections, geologic maps and structure sections. Taught at the Brauer Education Center beginning in late May. Can be taken as a three-week course for three credit hours or as a four-week course for four credit hours.

Prerequisite: GLY 302.

(3-4 cr. hr.)

Frequency code M = offered in summer
Additional frequency code descriptions can be found in the Terminology Guide.