Tagged: Geology

The Quaternary of Devon (Bideford Branch)

Having gained her masters at Cambridge on Quaternary Science, Dr Jenny Bennett will describe events in Devon from the Pleistocene epoch, some 2.5 million years ago onwards.

The icing on the cake (Geology Section)

A talk ‘The icing on the cake, the Quaternary in Devon’ by Dr Jenny Bennett (DA Geology Hon Secretary). This talk has been re-scheduled from 3 March.

Seaton Jurassic Centre (Axe Valley Branch)

An illustrated talk by Paul Thrush “Seaton Jurassic Centre…200 million years in the making”. Entrance donation £1.00 for DA members and £3.00 for non-members.

Dawlish Walk (S Devon Branch)

A 90-minute walk along Dawlish seafront led by Professor Antony Buller. Looking at the development of the town from Saxon times onwards, its geological setting and the impact of the railway on the coastline....

Field Trip – Soils of Dartmoor (Geology Section)

Led by Dr Tim Harrod. Joint meeting with the Ussher Society. We will look at soils on Dartmoor, from the comparatively dry lower ground east of Moreton, over to the blanket peat of the high...