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Geology of Central Oregon

When:
July 25, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm America/Los Angeles Timezone
2019-07-25T18:30:00-07:00
2019-07-25T20:00:00-07:00
Cost:
$10 per person
Contact:
Oregon Observatory
541 593 4394
Geology of Central Oregon @ Oregon Observatory

The Oregon Observatory invites you to attend a lecture on the Geology of  In this presentation, Dr. Daniele McKay, geologist and Instructor in the Department of Earth Sciences at the University of Oregon, will explore recent geologic research that has changed our understanding of central Oregon landscapes.The volcanic landscapes of Central Oregon have been shaped by tectonic forces that are active on a global scale. In Central Oregon, these forces interact to create a geologically diverse region of snow covered volcanic peaks, landscapes created by faults, and some of the largest volcanic eruptions on earth.

Pam Sandefur