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Geology and Natural History of the Eastern Sierra

No previous background in geology is necessary. Transportation to Owens Valley is the responsibility of the student. Information on accommodations and camping will be provided. Visitors not permitted.

Saturday, May 4, 2013
  9 a.m.–6 p.m.

Location: Field Study TBA
  Parking Information

Category: Enrichment


Explore the Owens Valley and Eastern Sierra between Lone Pine and Mammoth Lakes while learning about the huge 1872 earthquake, glacial landforms from the last ice age, the cataclysmic eruption of Long Valley, and the volcanic hazards of future eruptions of Mammoth Mountain.

Schedule:Sat. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. & Sun. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., May 4 & 5
Instructor:Gary Arce
Credit: 1.5

Enroll online or contact Student Services at (951) 827-4105 or toll-free (800) 442-4990. Refer to Section 124−CPF−F35 .



Additional Information: Geology and Natural History of the Eastern Sierra

Open to: General Public
Admission: Entry Charge: $199 Discounts Available
Sponsor: UCR Extension

Contact Information:
Linda Coco
(951) 827-5804