LPL/Planetary Science Field Trips:


Nevada Test Site

Thursday: Tucson to Las Vegas



Thursday morning, 7 a.m.

Lunch stop at Burro Creek bridge.
The Keystone Thrust Fault, part of the Las Vegas Shear Zone, pushed older limestones up over young, red sandstones. Zibi in the foreground for scale.

The flora
and fauna
of the region.


Those wacky young-uns do the YMCA.
Later in the trip, they impress everyone by spelling other four-letter words.


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