ISGS Scientist Gives Lecture on Illinois Beach State Park

James Miner presented a lecture, "The Geologic History of Illinois Beach State Park: Glacial History, Lake Michigan Levels, and Current Wetland Research," to 55 people at the annual Illinois Soils Classifiers Association meeting on October 15, 2008. The lecture was part of a program of discussion regarding the biota and hydrogeologic conditions in Illinois Beach in advance of field demonstrations on the soils of the region the next day.