Geological Photo-vignettes

Here are a few glimpses of my geological past life, along with a thumbnail bio I did for the AAPG.

Thumbnail geo-bio for inclusion in AAPG directory in 2005, updated in 2007:

Began my geological education and career at U. of Wisconsin in 1965, served as field assistant to Lloyd Furer in Wyoming. Air Force hiatus 1967-73, ending in Grand Forks, ND, where I completed my B.S. in Geology in 1975. Grad school at U. of Calgary ('75-'76), then Montana State U. ('76-'80). Uranium exploration summers of '74 & '75 (Exxon) and '77 (Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Co.). Talc exploration summer/fall '79 (Dillon Exploration). Life hiatus '80 - '98, Bozeman - Spokane - Seattle - Los Angeles - San Diego (included work as night auditor, various hotels; manufacturing engineer, Boeing; software QA engineer, various companies). Geology grad school, San Diego State, '98-'04, MS completed. Currently adjunct professor, geology and oceanography, at Southwestern and MiraCosta Colleges. Former president of San Diego Association of Geologists, currently secretary. Member: GSA, AAPG, NAGT, HESS, AESE, AGU.

Nov 07: Added Google Earth .kml files to locate photos

Teton Range, Wyoming Teton Range, Wyoming Athabaska Glacier Jasper N.P., Alberta Canyon Ferry Lake, Montana Canyon Ferry Lake, Montana Cochrane Terraces Bow River Terraces, Alberta
1965-66 1967-73 Summer 1974-75 1975-76
Bridger Range, Montana Bridger Range, Montana Uranium Drilling Uranium Drilling, Wyoming Point of Rocks, Montana Point of Rocks, Montana Talc Drilling Air Drilling for Talc, Montana
1976-77 Summer 1977 1977-79 Summer-Fall 1979

a small web album of geological images
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my mid-term exam for a remote sensing class I took from Eric Frost at SDSU, Spring 2005
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