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Science for Everyone: Lake Level Fluctuation, Beach Development, and Dune Formation in Door County over the Last 5000 Years.

September 16, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Dr. Elmo Rawling, from the Wisconsin Geologic and Natural History Survey, as he discusses how the lake level has fluctuated dramatically in the Michigan/Huron basin for thousands of years. Research conducted at Whitefish Dunes and Newport State Parks utilized ground penetrating radar, LiDAR and optical dating to establish how lake-level changes impact beach and sand dune formation in Door County.

Fee: Free ($5 donation appreciated)

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Date:
September 16, 2014
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Riveredge Nature Center
4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Phone:
(262) 375-2715

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