2019 ERTH 480 Field Exercise Schedule

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

 

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
          17-May 18-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
19-May 20-May 21-May 22-May 23-May 24-May 25-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
26-May 27-May 28-May 29-May 30-May 31-May 1-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 – dinner
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
2-June 3-Jun 4-Jun 5-Jun 6-Jun 7-Jun 8-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
9-Jun 10-Jun 11-Jun 12-Jun 13-Jun 14-Jun 15-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
12:00Free 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
16-Jun 17-Jun 18-Jun 19-Jun 20-Jun 21-Jun 22-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
23-Jun 24-Jun 25-Jun 26-Jun 27-Jun 28-June 29 -Jun
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
30 -Jun            
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