John Haynes, James Madison University, email@example.com; Mercer Parker, U.S. Geological
Time: 9 a.m.–4 p.m. (with a lunch break noon–1 p.m.)
Location: Doug Rankin Map room at the USGS National Center (12201 Sunrise Valley Dr.), 3rd Floor, Room: 3C129
Description: The course will focus on identifying, describing, classifying,
and interpreting the four components of all sedimentary rocks (framework grains, cements,
matrix, pore types). How sediments form and evolve as they are transported, deposited,
buried, and lithified to become sedimentary rocks will be discussed as well.