Virtual Badger Talk from Fond du Lac, WI: "The Story of Ancient Lava Flows Beneath Lake Superior" | WisCommunity


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This FREE virtual event is hosted by the Fond du Lac Library. Join the Zoom meeting here:
No registration necessary.

Nearly one billion years ago, beneath what is now Lake Superior, lava flowed from shield volcanoes and fissures. This talk describes what the environment may have been like as this Midcontinent Rift developed.

Esther K. Stewart is a geologist with the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey where she uses geologic mapping to address questions about the rocks that underlie Wisconsin. Prior to joining the state survey, she worked for ExxonMobil in Houston, TX. She has a masters degree from Idaho State University.



Mar 18 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm