Lydia and Ridgetop

person standing next to white rocky ridge

Detailed Description

Former Mendenhall Fellow now USGS Research Geologist, Lydia Staisch, in the field measuring the Ringold formation stratigraphy, which is a syn-deformational unit that records uplift along the Saddle Mountains anticline (and fault). Lydia is standing beneath a caliche ledge in the upper part of the section. Photo credit: Harvey Kelsey, Humboldt State University.


Image Dimensions: 1200 x 380

Location Taken: US