IGC Field Trip T382: Engineering Geology of Major Dams on the Columbia River

  1. Richard W. Galster,
  2. Alan S. Imrie,
  3. John W. Sager and
  4. Fred J. Miklancic
  1. John W. Sager1 and
  2. Fred J. Miklancic2

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118670002.ch1

Engineering Geology of Major Dams on the Columbia River Puget Sound Basin to Northern Rocky Mountains July 21-30, 1989

Engineering Geology of Major Dams on the Columbia River Puget Sound Basin to Northern Rocky Mountains July 21-30, 1989

How to Cite

Galster, R. W., Imrie, A. S., Sager, J. W. and Miklancic, F. J. (1989) IGC Field Trip T382: Engineering Geology of Major Dams on the Columbia River, in Engineering Geology of Major Dams on the Columbia River Puget Sound Basin to Northern Rocky Mountains July 21-30, 1989, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118670002.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Consulting Engineering Geologist, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.

  2. 2

    British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875905839

Online ISBN: 9781118670002

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Keywords:

  • Basin development;
  • Columbia river;
  • Columbia River Basalt Group (CRBG);
  • Dams;
  • Geologic setting;
  • Rocky mountains

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Columbia Basin

  • Basin Development

  • Geologic Setting

  • Day 1: Seattle, Washington to Portland, Oregon

  • Day 2: Portland, Oregon to Richland, Washington

  • Day 3: Richland, Washington to Lewiston, Idaho

  • Day 4: Lewiston, Idaho to Kalispell, Montana

  • Day 5: Kalispell, Montana to Libby, Montana

  • Day 6: Libby, Montana to Revelstoke, British Columbia

  • Day 7: The Columbia River Valley North of Revelstoke, British Columbia

  • Day 8: Revelstoke, British Columbia to Grand Coulee, Washington

  • Day 9: Grand Coulee, Washington to Wenatchee, Washington

  • Day 10: Wenatchee, Washington to Seattle, Washington