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Geological Wonders of Banff, Yoho, and Jasper National Parks

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Sunday, 27 August 2017 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (MDT)

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Rocks, Ridges, and Rivers: Geological Wonders of Banff, Yoho, and Jasper National Parks

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Inspired by the Canada 150 initiative to allow free entry to Canada’s National Parks this year, award-winning geologist Dale Leckieis releasing a new book Rocks, Ridges, and Rivers: Geological Wonders of Banff, Yoho, and Jasper National Parks. He takes travellers on a tour of spectacular scenic sites of Banff, Yoho, and Jasper National Parks that are all located within the UNESCO Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks World Heritage Site.

The route of this book is along the principal highways from Canmore to Banff, to Lake Louise, a side trip to Field BC, back to Lake Louise and then north to Jasper along the Icefields Parkway, ending at the Jasper Park gate. All the geological wonders described in the book can be seen from roadside pullouts or after short walks along well-maintained paths.

Dale Leckie has a PhD in Geology from McMaster University, an M.Sc. in Geography from McMaster University and B.Sc. in Geography from the University of Alberta. Dale is a professional geologist who has worked as a scientist at the Geological Survey of Canada and as chief geologist in a large Canadian energy company. He has edited numerous books and published more than one hundred papers, many on the geology of western Canada. He is an adjunct professor in the Geoscience Department at the University of Calgary. Dale has been president of the Society for Sedimentary Geology (SEPM) and Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists (CSPG). Dale is recognized for his long-term contributions to geology and is an honorary member of SEPM and CSPG.He has been awarded numerous awards from several geological societies. He has been leading geological field trips in western Canada throughout his career.

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Memorial Park Library
1221 2 Street Southwest
Calgary, AB T2R 1N8
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Sunday, 27 August 2017 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (MDT)


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Lyn Cadence has been doing public relations in the publishing industry for over 25 years and was an early adopter of social media. We will be joined by various guests over the course of the program.

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