The Foreland and Omineca Belts Repeated October 3rd 2010 Last year I was a student on the geology field trip from Calgary to Revelstoke (The Foreland and Omineca Belts). This year, I was the TA. In the year in between, my knowledge and understanding of the geology of the southern Canadian Cordillera has grown by leaps and bounds. Because I wasn't going to be tested on anything this year, I didn't need to scramble to take notes at each stop (and there w ... read more
North America » Canada » British Columbia » Revelstoke A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the sou... ... read more
All my life, I've wanted to be a storyteller. My experiences as an exchange student in New Zealand started me on a path to learn how to tell the stories left behind in the rocks. After six years working as a geophysicist, I returned to university to get a Masters degree in Geology. Those studies have dominated my life, and my travels, for the last couple of years.
The adventure continues, on the other side of the continent. I've moved to central New York State to do a PhD in geology. New areas to explore and new rocks to discover!
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