GEOL445

Carbonate Systems

(3,6) 5 Alternate Years

The study and interpretation of carbonate sediments and environments based on stratigraphic principles. Topics include biostratigraphy, facies characteristics and relationships, depositional models, diagenesis, stratigraphic diagrams and maps, and invertebrate paleontology. Weekend field trips may be required. Prerequisites: GEOL122, GEOL308 and one GEOL course at the 300 level or above.

Source: Academic Catalog 2019-20