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Sedimentation and Stratigraphy


Principles of sedimentation and stratigraphy, properties and classification of modern sediments and sedimentary rocks, sedimentary processes and environmental analysis, stratigraphic procedures and correlations, and stratigraphic relationships of North America. Three-hour lecture, three-hour lab. Required weekend field trips. Prerequisite: GEOL 252 or permission of instructor. Fall, odd years.