Geologists of Jackson Hole

As a non-profit, all-volunteer organization, our mission is to inform and educate our members and community about earth science related matters – their broad scope and importance to all of us.

Become a Member

We encourage anyone with an interest in earth science, regardless of their educational background, to become a member of the Geologists of Jackson Hole. To learn more about joining, please visit our membership information page. Click here for a membership application.

Upcoming Field Trips

We hold monthly trips and events. Click below for more information.

 

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December – No presentations

January 7th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: “An Atmosfearic Assessment ”, Presented by Jim Woodmencey, Mountainweather meteorologist . Summary

January 21  (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: “Parasitism and Predation on Fossil and Extant Crinoids”, Presented by Forest Gahn, BYU Idaho . Summary

January 22nd (Wednesday), 12 p.m. / noon, JH Senior Center – Open to Public. Presentation: “Approaches to the Origin of the Life”, Presented by John Guslander, Geologists of JH . Summary

Recent Presentations 

November 19th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: “Understanding Fluid Flow in Rocks ”, Presented by Saman Aryana, University of Wyoming.  Summary

November 5th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: “The Powder River Basin’s Transition from Conventional to Unconvential Oil & Gas Production”, Presented by Rachel Toner, Wyoming State Geological Survey.  Summary  Video

October 15th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: “Two of the World’s largest Terrestrial Landslides”, Presented by Bob Biek, Utah Geological Survey.  Video Summary

October 16th (Wednesday), 12:15 p.m., Senior Center Jackson Hole – Open to Public. Presentation: “Ancient, newly discovered gigantic landslides resulting from catastrophic failure of the Marysvale volcanic field, Utah”, Presented by Bob Biek, Utah Geological Survey.  Video Summary

October 1st (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: “Spectacular Gem Crystals:  Pegmatite Pocket Formation and Survival”, Presented by Tom Campbell, Staff Mineralogist, The Arkenstone.  Video  Summary

Members Only Events

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Nov. 13 – Field trip to INEL