GEOL 0850

The Peninsula tuff cone, Lava Beds National Monument, California.

GEOL 0850 - Geology of Lava Beds National Monument

Course Information

Spring 2018 (Section #3148)


Geology of Lava Beds National Monument introduces the monument's geologic setting, its tectonic and volcanic history, and its potential geologic hazards during two evening sessions and a Saturday field trip. The field trip will give students opportunities to explore young volcanic flows and craters, climb a cinder cone and descend to the icy floor a great lava tube. (NDA)


If you have questions about this class, please email the instructor, Bill Hirt.