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Field Trip Guides for the San Francisco Bay Region

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If you ever wanted to go outside and learn about the geology of the San Francisco Bay area, here's your chance! Below are links to Field Trip Guides containing diagrams, maps, and explanations to help you understand faults and fossils, two features that are vital to interpreting the geologic history and future of the San Francisco Bay Region. Have fun exploring!!

Field Trip to the Fitzgerald Marine Preserve

A guide to visiting a fossil playground in the Bay Area's backyard.


Field Trip to the Hayward Fault Zone

A guide to visiting an active plate margin in the Bay Area's backyard.

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Updated: 19 March 2002