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.      Scroll down for upcoming and recent presentations.

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.

Public Programs
in Conjunction with
Teton County Library

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Upcoming Live Digital Presentations

July 19th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Via Zoom (online) & Live at Teton County Library. Open to Public.
Presentation: “The Green River Formation (a paleontological overview)”, Presented by JP Cavigelli, Tate Geological Museum, Casper WY
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August 2nd (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Via Zoom (online) & Live at Teton County Library. Open to Public.
Presentation:
“Critical Minerals Research in Southern Wyoming”, Presented by Patty Webber, Wyoming State Geological Survey
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August 18th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Via Zoom (online) & Live at Teton County Library. Open to Public.
Presentation: “Removal of the northern paleo-Teton Range along the Yellowstone hotspot track: New insights gained from uplift modeling, LiDAR, seismic reflection data, and lake coring studies”, Presented by Dr. Ryan Thigpen, University of Kentucky
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Recent Presentations
 
  

June 28th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Via Zoom (online) & Live at Teton County Library. Open to Public.
Presentation: “Yellowstone Explained: New Imaging Helps Understand Old Faithful, the Deep Energy Driving Yellowstone and My Antarctic Adventures”, Presented by Bob Smith, University of Utah
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June 7th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Via Zoom (online) & Live at Teton County Library. Open to Public.
Presentation: In the Footsteps of the Early Bone Diggers:  Locating Historic Photographic Sites in the Bridger Basin of Southwest Wyoming and Badlands National Park, South Dakota”, Presented by Emmett Evanoff, University of Northern Colorado.
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May 17th (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Via Zoom (online) & Live at Teton County Library- Open to Public
Presentation: “Wyoming, the Nucleus of North America”, Presented by Ron Frost, University of Wyoming
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May 3rd (Tuesday), 6 p.m., Via Zoom (online) & (depending on Covid) Live at Teton County Library- Open to Public
Presentation: “Wyoming’s Tapirs  –  Who Would have Thought!??”, Presented by Laura Vietti, University of Wyoming
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