Field Trips

Students can travel throughout the United States and the world to study the regional geology of a location or examine particular formations. Trips range from class outings that last a few days to Geol 761 explorations that can last two weeks. Above, students explore an outcrop on the north coast of Puerto Rico.


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Millions in grants and contracts for research
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Research projects that stretch to Antarctica, Greenland, and numerous points in between
Birthplace and home of Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology
A thriving field program that sends undergraduate and graduate students throughout the world
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