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Willamette University

900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301

503-370-6300 voice

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Environmental and Earth Sciences: Earth Sciences

ERTH 110 (NW) Physical Geology (1)

An introduction to internal and external earth processes within the framework of plate tectonic theory. Laboratory work emphasizes identification of common rocks and minerals and interpretation of topographic maps, aerial photographs and geologic maps. Prerequisite for Environmental Geology and Historical Geology.

Mode of Inquiry: Understanding the Natural World

  • Offering: Fall
  • Instructor: Pike