Will Fisher’s Summer Research

Will did his field work in Alaska as part of the Keck Geology Consortium. Will, will be examining the relationship between two terranes. 1) The Orca and Valdez Groups are different units that display different degrees of metamorphism that has been created by juxtaposition through strike slip faulting. 2) The Orca Group is the depositional continuum of the Valdez Group and the Contact fault simply a late structure that juxtaposes different metamorphic grades of flysch.

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