12 units (0-9-3); third term. Prerequisite: Ge 120 or equivalent, or instructor's permission. Field mapping and supporting laboratory studies in topical problems related to the geology of the southwestern U.S. Course provides a breadth of experience in igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks. Offered by Lamb in alternating Spring Quarters (2012, 2014, ...).
2013: Ge121a: Erosion of the Channeled Scablands, Eastern Washington
2015: Ge121a: Inverted river deposits of southern Utah
2017: Ge121a: Vegetation and river morphology, Death Valley, CA