Taking field notes

Lake District Undergraduate Field Trip

The current 1st year undergraduate geologists at the University of Edinburgh got their first proper taste of fieldwork over two trips in April and June. This is a new trip for the University, and I was able to fill a space on the second outing in June (a repeat of the April trip). Anyone following my…

Tumbleweed Geyser

Field Report from Utah

Having just returned home after a couple of weeks of fieldwork in Utah, USA, it seemed appropriate to stick up a wee post about what I got up to out there. The aim of the fieldwork was two-fold: Primarily to collect water samples from ten CO2-driven geysers/springs in the San Rafael desert area to the…