25 April 2014

Friday fold: Paw Paw Tunnel anticline

Posted by Callan Bentley

As with last week, the Friday fold comes from my Field Studies in Geology class to Sideling Hill and the Paw Paw Tunnel.

This is a view of the downstream (north) entrance to the Tunnel, with students highlighting the trace of bedding in the turbidites of the Brallier Formation:


Can’t make it all out? Let’s try zooming in, and laying on some annotation:


Happy Friday!