Pacific Centre for Isotopic and Geochemical Research
Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences,
The University of British Columbia
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MAGNET hits the road: 2nd annual workshop in California

MAGNET hits the road: 2nd annual workshop in California

MAGNET recently held a volcanology field workshop in California (June 14-21, 2014), with 25 participants from the undergraduate to postdoctoral level, plus staff and faculty from UBC, McGill, University of Toronto, and Université du Québec à Chicoutimi. The group explored two spectacular field sites – the Long Valley caldera and the highlands of the Medicine Lake shield volcano – which provided an opportunity to compare two large volcanic systems with different tectonic settings, plumbing dynamics, eruptive histories and products. The field workshop was a huge success, both scientifically and personally for everyone involved, and was another important milestone for the MAGNET program.

Full report & photos –
http://www.magnet.eos.ubc.ca/2nd-annual-workshop

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