Earth and Environmental Science
SUNY College at Plattsburgh
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Mineral Separation and Provenance Lab Exercise part of Mineralogy:Activities
Students will examine mineral separates from sand samples collected from a number of rivers each of which drains a slightly different geologic terrane. Differences in mineralogic composition and mineral abundance ...
Igneous Dike and Metamorphic Rock Lab and Field Project part of Petrology:Teaching Examples
This is a semester-long lab and field project to study the petrology, petrography and tectonics of the Mesozoic dikes and intrusives, and Precambrian granulite facies metamorphic rocks from the Champlain Valley, ...