Coral Reef Geology and Evolution

Course Numbers:  OCMB - 7015 and MEVS - 5460

The course explores the geological and sedimentological background of coral reef development. All different types of reef frameworks and non-frameworks found throughout earth history are discussed. Then, the evolution of life on earth with special reference to reef faunas is discussed in detail.

Learning Objectives

Participants in this course will:

Textbook

TBD

Winter 2014 Syllabus