Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

An introduction to Shetland’s geology

07/10/2017 - 08/10/2017

Local geologist Jonathan Swale will be leading a two day introductory course to geology and the rocks and landforms of Shetland. This course is suitable for everyone – no prior knowledge is required.

Day 1 will focus on the sedimentary and metamorphic rocks of the south Mainland. Day 2 will explore the igneous rocks of Northmavine. On both days Transport is provided, with walks of up to 2km to specific locations.

Details

Start:
07/10/2017
End:
08/10/2017
Event Category:

Organizer

Geopark Shetland
Phone:
01595 694688
Email:
rory@shetlandamenity.org
Website:
www.geoparkshetland.org.uk