Loading Events

« All Events

Cabin Fever Lecture Series: The Other Glacial Lakes in Northern Montana

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free
Map of Glacial Lake Missoula at the Montana Natural History Center

Date: February 24
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Virtual via Zoom

Cost: There is no charge for this lecture, but registration is required to obtain the link. Registration will open February 1st, 2021.

Register for “The Other Glacial Lakes of Northern Montana” here. 

Did you know that Glacial Lake Missoula was not the only glacial lake that impacted the northern Montana landscape during the Ice Ages? Have you ever heard of Glacial Lake Great Falls or Shonkin Sag?

Don Hyndman, professor emeritus of geology at the University of Montana, will give a public lecture by Zoom on “The Other Glacial Lakes in Northern Montana” on Wednesday, February 24th, at 7:00 p.m.  This is part of the annual “Cabin Fever” lecture series co-sponsored by the Glacial Lake Missoula Chapter of the Ice Age Floods Institute and the Montana Natural History Center.

Dr. Hyndman coauthored the original Roadside Geology of Montana, first published in 1986. His second edition, with Dr. Rob Thomas of U of M Dillon, is completely rewritten with all new photos, geology maps, and diagrams, everything in color. This is your chance to learn about the glacial lakes discussed in this book and more!

 

Details

Date:
February 24
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,