Copper Flat Porphyry-Breccia System

New Mexico, United States
November 6-13, 2021

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Description

SEG is pleased to offer the second Michael Fitzgerald Student Mapping Course. Michael "Mike" Fitzgerald, a University of Minnesota graduate, long supported field-based geologic studies by undergraduate and graduate students; through a generous donation orchestrated by his widow, Marisa de la Vega-Fitzgerald, SEG is funding a week-long mapping course for upper-division undergraduate, graduate students, and recent graduates. Participation is limited to 16 participants, and applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be an active SEG Student or Recent Graduate member
  • Must have completed at least one field mapping course (field camp not necessary)

Selection of participants is competitive; travel grants are awarded only to qualifying students.

Trip Leaders

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William Chávez, Jr.

New Mexico School of Mines

SEG Fellow since 1990

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Ralph A. González

Archean Ingenieria International Ltda

SEG Senior Fellow since 1981

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Erich Petersen

University of Utah

SEG Fellow since 1986

Included

SEG provides students and young professionals: Up to 90% of the RT, economy-class airfare to/from ABQ; transportation ABQ-TorC-ABQ, double-occupancy lodging, breakfasts, and field lunches. SEG will provide map sheets and engineer's scales.

Not Included

Students are responsible for complete SARS-CoV2 vaccination prior to final confirmation, and proof of negative SARS-CoV2 test 72 hours prior to the course; dinners, snacks, water, incidental expenses; students must provide their own Brunton© Compass (NO other compasses are accepted), as well as 3H or harder pencils, colored pencils, clipboard, reflective vest, sturdy leather field boots, hardhat, gloves, long-sleeve shirts, eye protection, water bottle, and sunscreen. SEG will provide a detailed list of field and safety items, but this initial list comprises the essential equipment requirements.

Application

Application Submission Deadline: July 15, 2021
Selected Participant Notification: July 23, 2021

Applicants invited to participate must accept by August 2, 2021, pay the US$195 registration fee and submit proof of SARS-CoV2 by the final confirmation date of August 30, 2021.

Application
When
11/6/2021 - 11/13/2021
Where
NM UNITED STATES
 

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