ESCIĀ 0056C. Field Geology of Western North America - Western Deserts

Units: 2
Hours: 54 (27 lecture, 27 laboratory)
Field experience covering areas of the Southern California desert, including Carrizo Plain, Barstow, Joshua Tree National Park, Salton Sea, and Anza Borrego State Park. Emphasis will be placed on the geologic history of the region. A three-hour pre-session prior to the trip is required. Hiking may be necessary. Camping, entrance, and transportation fees may be required. (CSU)