|Learn about the origins of sea stacks during workshop|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|July 02, 2011 10:17 am|
GOLD BEACH – Southwestern Oregon Community College will highlight coastal geology in an upcoming workshop.
The topics will particularly focus on the origin of sea stacks and beach rocks.
Two short lectures and guided Saturday field trips will provide a better understanding of rock formations along our coast and their origin. The first field trip will cover Port Orford and south; the second will cover Gold Beach and south.
Class will meet at the Port Orford City Hall for the first lecture and field trip Friday and Saturday, July 8 and 9, and at the Gold Beach Center Friday and Saturday, July 15 and 16, for the second lecture and field trip.
The cost of the workshop is $30 for one weekend or $50 for both. Preregistration is required. For more information contact the Southwestern Gold Beach Center at 541-247-2741.