The class travelled to Port Aransas where they learned about the geologic history of the Gulf Coast by collecting and analyzing their own marine data.
Aboard the R/V Scott Petty after completing the last day of multibeam measurements.
Middle: Student Nikki Bretting unloading cores from the R/V Brooks Mccall. Students extract a sediment core from a box corer from the deck of the R/V Brooks Mccall.
Bottom: Celebrating a successful day of sediment coring; students participating in the grain size analysis lab in the sed lab on the J.J. Pickle Research Campus.
Jackson School of Geosciences
2305 Speedway Stop C1160
Austin, TX 78712-1692