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Sorry, the Sept. 6th Fieldtrip is FULL, get in line for trips next year

The Incredible Shrinking Dinosaur


Scientists have mapped how one group of big, fearsome dinosaurs evolved and steadily shrank to the likes of robins and hummingbirds, in a surprising shrinking and elegant evolution of some Triassic dinosaurs into birds. Comparing fossils of 120 different species and 1,500 skeletal features, especially thigh bones, researchers constructed a … Continue reading

New Hanford Reach Museum – Floods Storyteller


The new Hanford Reach Interpretive Center celebrates the natural and cultural history of the Hanford Reach of the Columbia River, the only free-flowing section of the river in the United States above Bonneville Dam, and the greater Columbia Basin. Our primary mission will be one of storyteller… Looking though the … Continue reading

Upcoming Events

September 6, 2014 @ 7:30 am – 6:00 pm
Geology of the Central Columbia Gorge, Sept 2014 Fieldtrip @ Cascade Locks Marine Park | Cascade Locks | Oregon | United States
The Sept. 6th fieldtrip fieldtrip FULL! Check back for next year’s Spring trips. Join the Gorge Chapter of Ice Age Floods Institute for a Geology of the Columbia Gorge fieldtrip covering the west and central portions of the Columbia Gorge, exploring many interesting … Continue reading