Course description

Geology of the Sacramento River Canyon introduces the canyon's geology, geologic history, resources and potential hazards during two evening presentations and a one-day field trip. The trip will afford opportunities for students to study many of the major geologic units found in the canyon, visit Castle Crags and explore a spectacular limestone cavern.

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Course format

Geology of the Sacramento River Canyon (GEOL 0860) is offered in a short-term lecture plus field trip format that uses resources posted on this website (syllabus and course resources).