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2017 E-Catalog
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2017 Adult Education Courses
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2017 A Kalmiopsis Exploration
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2017 A Naturalist's Guide to Beetles of Southern Oregon
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2017 A Serpentine Short Course
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2017 Aquatic Invertebrates and their Role in Stream Ecology and Biomonitoring
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2017 Basic Microscopy Webinar
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2017 Basic Microscopy
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2017 Beginning Dragonflies
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2017 Birding Del Norte County
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2017 Birding the Wood River by Canoe
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2017 Birds and Botany of Lassen Volcanic National Park
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2017 Botany 101 on Dutchman Peak
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2017 Botany Courses
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2017 Coastal Classes and Historic Requa Inn
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2017 Coastal Marine Life
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2017 Courses by Date
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2017 Delving into the Lichen Genus Cladonia
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2017 Discovering the Mysterious Plants of the Marble Mountain Wilderness
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2017 Edible Mushrooms of the Siskiyous
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2017 Edible Mushrooms of the Southern Cascades
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2017 Exploring the Hidden World of Truffles
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2017 Forest Mushrooms
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2017 Four Dams Down
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2017 Frontal Watersheds of the Coast Range
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2017 Geologic Tour of the Newer Siskiyous
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2017 Geology of Big Red Mountain
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2017 Geology of Crater Lake National Park
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2017 Instructors
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2017 Intermediate Plant I.D. : Asteraceae and Penstemons
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2017 Intermediate Plant I.D. : Graminoids
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2017 Intro to Coastal Flora and Fauna, Pelagic Birds and Marine Mammals
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2017 Introduction to Butterflies and Moths of the Siskiyous
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2017 Klamath River Natural History from a Raft
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2017 Orienteering
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2017 Pollinator Ecology
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2017 Preparing Voucher Specimens
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2017 Rare Lichens of Oregon
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2017 Seabirds and Marine Mammals of the Redwood Coastal Trail
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2017 Siskiyou Bumble Bees
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2017 Sketch Your Way to Better Botany
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2017 Spring Mushroom Foray
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2017 Table Rock Geology and Its Influence on Plant Communities
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2017 The Lichens and Flora of Lava Beds
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2017 Ticks of Southern Oregon
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2017 Wilderness Backpacking Trip in the Kalmiopsis
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PO Box 207
1241 Illinois River Rd
Selma, OR 97538
Phone: (541) 597-8530
Fax: (541) 597-8533
Contact: Siskiyou Field Institute

Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday-Friday
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Geology of Crater Lake National Park

Instructor: Chas Rogers, M.S.
Dates: Friday – Sunday, July 28-30, 2017
Location: Klamath County, CA (group camping at Crater Lake)
Tuition: $165


Experience the amazing geologic features of Mt. Mazama as we journey back into a time when volcanoes and water formed a mountain. Lava flows, ash deposits, and intrusive volcanic dikes provide examples of the mountain’s violent history. By rim walking the volcanic caldera, we will study the magnificent features of a sleeping giant. Streams, snow drifts, and glacial deposits all show the effects of water on the volcano. We will hike down the Cleetwood Cove trail and enter the world of the mountain and the pristine lake that fills its caldera. Crater Lake is some of the purest water in the world, filtered by volcanic rocks and covered by the deep blue water. We will take the boat tour to Wizard Island and hike the cinder cone that holds the crater in the lake. (A swim in the lake will send chills through you, and leave you a changed person!). We will drive to various spots and hike the rim, climb a Fire Lookout peak, and hike to the headwaters of the Rogue River.


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