Glacial Geology

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GEOL310

Study of the mechanics of glacial origin and movement, characteristics of existing glaciers, and an interpretation of Pleistocene glacial features. Emphasizes the glacial topography of northeastern North America, with special attention to New Hampshire examples of alpine and continental glaciation. Three-hour lecture, three-hour lab. Required weekend field trips. Prerequisite: GEOL 309 or permission of instructor. Spring, odd years.