Community Events & Green Events
Mount Rainier Views and Brews Talk
presenter: Pat Pringle
Please join us as geologist, author, and Centralia College professor, Pat Pringle, provides an entertaining look at Mount Rainier's eruptive history and volcanic hazards.
About the Presenter
Not only is Pat Pringle a good friend and long-time supporter of the Mount St. Helens Institute, Pat is Professor of Earth Science at Centralia College, Washington. He was Research Geologist, Washington DNR Div. of Geology from 1990-2005 and was with US Geological Survey Cascades Volcano Observatory from 1982-1990. Pat studies volcanoes, earthquakes, landslides, and debris flows, commonly using radiocarbon and tree-ring analysis to establish the history of past geologic events. He is the author of books on the roadside geology of Mounts St. Helens and Rainier as well as many published paper and reports. The Mount Rainier book won the Geoscience Information Society's "Best Guidebook Award" for 2009, presented at the Geological Society of America's Annual Meeting that year.
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