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North Central Geological Society of America meeting

Posted on April 23rd, 2018

The IGS attended, presented, and displayed posters and core from Iowa at the North Central Geological Society of America meeting in Ames, Iowa last week.  Pictured is a selection of cores belonging to the IGS which were on display, along with three posters detailing the Decorah Impact Structure, the Manson Impact Structure, and the Midcontinent Riff System.

A field trip to Ledges State Park was also an option prior to the meetings.  Phil Kerr, IGS, is shown holding a poster describing the sandstone formations in the area, while UI PhD student, Justin Rosenblume, explains.

2018 NCGSA field trip

2018 NCGSA field trip – Ledges Park

2018 NCGSA display

2018 NCGSA display