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.

 

All photos ©John Hebberger Jr.

Public Programs
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Teton Co. Library

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Due to the COVID 19 outbreak, all public programs or cancelled until further notice..

Upcoming

March 17th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: “Unraveling Cenozoic climate and tectonics in western North America using lake sediments”, Presented by Daniel Enrique Ibarra, UC Berkeley.  Summary.   Join Online Presentation

March 18th (Wednesday), 12 p.m. / noon, JH Senior Center – Open to Public. Presentation: “The rise and fall of latest Pleistocene pluvial lakes in the northern Great Basin”, Presented by Daniel Enrique Ibarra, UC Berkeley.  Summary

April 7th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: “An Inventory of Landslides in Grand Teton National Park”, Presented by Ben Crosby, Idaho State University. Summary

April 21st (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: “Active tectonics along the flank of Yellowstone investigated using terraces of the Snake River in and around Alpine Canyon”, Presented by Joel Pederson, Utah State University.  Summary

Recent Presentations 

March 3rd (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: “Flood plain dynamics along rivers in the western USA & related conservation issues”, Presented by Mike Merigliano.  Video  Summary  

February 19th (Wednesday), 12 p.m. / noon, JH Senior Center – Open to Public. Presentation: “When Sponges Built Mountains”, Presented by Kathleen Ritterbush, University of Utah.  Summary

February 18th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: “Swimming with the Ammonites, Presented by Kathleen Ritterbush, University of Utah. Summary

February 4th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Teton Co. Library Auditorium – Open to Public. Presentation: The Amazing Geology and Scenery of New Zealand”, Presented by Mike Adler, Geologists of Jackson Hole. Summary  Video

 

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Field Trip to the Thermopolis Dinosaur Museum scheduled in June 26-28  Itinerary