Earth SciencesEART 3 Geology of National Parks

Geologic concepts and processes responsible for shaping our national parks including mountain building, volcanic and earthquake activity, sedimentation, weathering, erosion, and glaciation. An understanding of how geology impacts our lives is emphasized. Appropriate for both science and non-science majors who wish to enhance their knowledge, enjoyment, and appreciation of our national parks.

Credits

5

General Education Code

SI

Quarter offered

Winter, Summer

Instructor

Susan Schwartz