Tentative 2017 ERTH 480 Field Exercise Schedule

[This schedule is subject to revision at anytime; best printed in landscape]

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

 

 

 

 

 

19-May

20-May

 

 

 

 

 

16:00 - deadline to pay fees at NMT Cashier
19:30 - Airport pickup

08:30 - ERTH 483 begins; Orientation: MSEC 101;
13:00 - Intro to Field Methods (MSEC parking lot); dinner on your own

21-May

22-May

23-May

24-May

25-May

26-May

27-May

08:00 - Load vehicles; travel to Las Vegas, NM; 
12:00 - Lunch in L.V.; 13:00 - Intro to Stratigraphy; 
16:00 - check into rooms; 
18:00 - dinner; 
19:30 - Meeting: Intro to Ex. #1-1.

07:00 - Brkfst & prepare lunches; 
08:00
- Intro to Stratigraphy;
13:00 -  Field Ex. #1-1: Stratigraphic Section
18:00 - dinner

08:00 - Ex. #1-1 cont.; 
13:00 - Ex. #1-2: Map Reading and Orienteering (due at completion)
18:00 - dinner

08:00 - Ex. #1-1 (cont.) and Ex. #1-2 (cont.)
18:00 - dinne

08:00 - Ex. #1-1 (cont.); 
12:00
- Office: Ex. #1-1;
18:00 - dinner;
19:30 - Meeting: intro Ex. #1-3

08:00 - Ex. #1-3: Introduction to Stratigraphic Mapping; 
18:00 - dinner;
21:00
- Ex. #1-1 Due

08:00 - Ex. #1-3 (cont.)
18:00 - dinner

28-May

29-May

30-May

31-May

1-June

2-June

3-June

08:00 - Office: work on Ex. #1-3; 
18:00 - dinner;
21:00 -
Ex. #1-3 Due

Free Day
18:00 - dinner;
19:30
Meeting to introduce Ex. #1-4

08:00 - Ex. #1-4: Stratigraphic and structural mapping in Abeyta Canyon
18:00 - dinne

08:00 - Ex. #1-4 (cont.)
18:00 - dinner

08:00 - Ex. #1-4 (cont.)
18:00 - dinner

08:00 - Ex. #1-4 (cont.)
18:00 - dinner

08:00 - Office: work on Ex. #1-4
18:00 - dinner;
21:00
- Ex. #1-4 Due; ERTH 483 ends

4-June

5-Jun

6-Jun

7-Jun

8-Jun

9-Jun

10-Jun

Free Day
18:00 - dinner

08:00 - ERTH 484 begins; Introduction to Quaternary Geology
18:00 - dinner

08:00 - Ex. #2-1: Quaternary mapping Sebastion Canyon
18:00 - dinner

08:00 - Ex. #2-1 (cont.)
18:00 - dinner

08:00 - Office: Work on Ex. #2-1; 
18:00 - dinner;
21:00
- Ex. #2-1 Due

08:00 - Ex. #2-2: Quaternary mapping Abeyta Ranch
18:00 - dinner

08:00 - Ex. #2-2 (cont.)
18:00 - dinner

11-Jun

12-Jun

13-Jun

14-Jun

15-Jun

16-Jun

17-Jun

08:00 - Ex. #2-2 (cont.)
18:00 - dinner

08:00 - Office: work on Ex. #2-2; 
18:00 - dinner;
21:00
- Ex. #2-2 Due

09:00 - Field Review
12:00 - Free Afternoon; purchase supplies for raft/road trip
18:00 - dinner

07:00 - depart Las Vegas for raft/road trip;  - Ex. #2-3; #lunch and #dinner, evening: camp; hand off 

AM - Launch raft trip - Ex. #2-3

Raft trip - Ex. #2-3

Raft trip - Ex. #2-3

18-Jun

19-Jun

20-Jun

21-Jun

22-Jun

23-Jun

24-Jun

Raft trip ends - Ex. #2-3 Due; ERTH 484 ends; hand off, camp  

Noon - ERTH 485 begins; Ex. #3-1: Abiqui School; #breakfast, #lunch, #dinner; Exercise #3-2 Due; camp @ Pilar

08:00 - Intro to Ex, #3-2, Champion Mine; #breakfast, #lunch, #dinner; camp

08:00 - Ex. #3-2 Champion Mine (cont.); #breakfast, #lunch, #dinner; camp

08:00 - Ex. #3-2 Champion Mine (cont.);
pm
- travel to Taos; #breakfast, #lunch; 

08:00 - Ex. #3-2 Champion Mine (cont.)

08:00 - Office
21:00 -  Exercise #3-2 Due

25-Jun

26-Jun

27-Jun

28-Jun

29-Jun

30-June

1 -Jul

8:00 - Ex. #3-2 field review; Intro to Ex. #3-3 Piedra Lumbre

Free Day

08:00 - Ex. #3-3: Piedre Lumbre

08:00 - Ex. #3-3 Piedra Lumbre (cont.)

08:00 - Ex. #3-3 Piedra Lumbre (cont.)

08:00 - Ex. #3-3 (cont.);
noon - Office: work on Ex. #3-3

08:00 - Office: work on Ex. #3-3; 
noon
- Ex. #3-3 Due
pm - Field review; ERTH 484 ends

2 -Jul

 

 

 

 

 

 

08:00 - Drive to Socorro via Albuquerque airport; #lunch

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Twenty-four hour clock: 13:00 = 1:00 pm; 14:00 = 2:00 pm; 15:00 = 3:00 pm; 16:00 = 4:00 pm; 17:00 = 5:00 pm; 18:00 = 6:00 pm; 19:00 = 7:00 pm; 20:00 = 8:00 pm; 21:00 = 9:00 pm; 22:00 = 10:00 pm; 23:00 = 11:00 pm; 24:00 = midnight; 

# meals paid for by students


Last Updated on 05/18/17
By B Harrison
/ A Feldman