Geologic Field Conference 2015

New York Earth Science Teachers Association


Long Island Region

July 8 - 10, 2014

Conference Housing

– SUNY Stony Brook – Nobel Hall

(Conference ID 240)

- Hilton Garden Inn (mention NYESTA)

Conference Schedule – Registration link at the bottom of the page

Wednesday July 8th

Registration 3 pm – 5pm.

Reception from 5 pm – 7pm. 

Thursday July 9th

Trip #1 – Caumsett Historic State Park – Huntington, NY

Trip #2 – Fire Island National Seashore (1 pm – 5pm)

Friday July 10th

Morning Field trip

Port Jefferson – Glacial features; push moraine, 100 foot Kettle.

Flax pond – Tidal Flat environment – low tide is at 1:18 pm on 7/10/15

Afternoon workshops 2 pm – 5pm

A – Soil pH activity (Gilbert Hanson)

B – Stream Table Activities (TBA)

C – NYESTA Activity Share (NYESTA Officers)

Each session will be 45-50 with 10 minute break between sessions.  Each session will run 3 times.

6 pm – 9pm  Dinner and Awards Banquet

Register Here for Full Conference with Banquet
Registrants recieve access to Wednesday reception, Thursday field trips (transportation and lunch provided), Friday Field Trips and workshops  and the Friday Awards Banquet.

2nd Geologic Field Conference - À La Carte

For NYESTA members seeking field trips, workshops, or banquet registration separately - Does not include transportation