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2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GEL 3510 - Advanced Geology of Red Rocks Park and Vicinity

Credits: 1 (1 + 0)

Prerequisite(s): Nine hours of geography or geology or permission of instructor

Description: This course requires an analytical approach to the geology of Red Rocks Park and vicinity, including rocks formed over a period of approximately two billion years. The geologic history includes Colorado’s famous “disappearing” mountain range (the Ancestral Rocky Mountains), evidence of ancient oceans and deserts, dinosaur bones and tracks, and the uplift of the modern-day Rocky Mountains.

Note: Students cannot take both GEL 1510 and GEL 3510 for credit.

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