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Day 1 Itinerary, October 16, 2014
Field Trip, Thursday October 16 - Friday October 17

7:00 AM - Leave Golden

Stop 1 -  Rifle Overview: An introduction to the Piceance Creek Basin and the Green River Formation, with a view of the Roan Cliffs and Anvil Points

Stop 2 - Shale Tech Retort Site: Shale Tech is currently completing experimental retorting of Green River Formation Oil Shale.

Stop 3 - Douglas Pass: An example of the marginal, shallow water deposits of the Green River Formation which displays the depositional history of the Piceance lake and it relationship to the oil shale deposits in the basin center.

Travel to Vernal for dinner and overnight lodging.

Chair: Jeremy Boak, Colorado School of Mines