by Skip Via
Welcome to a virtual tour of some of the Flathead Valley’s prominent (and some not so prominent) geological features, courtesy of Google Earth.
This tour is a companion piece to several articles that have appeared elsewhere on our website:
- Water Water Everywhere?
- Glaciers, Faults, and Tectonics
- Basins and Ranges
- All About Argillite
- The Mystery of Tally Lake
This inspiration for this project came largely from the work of Dr. Lex Blood, professor emeritus, Flathead Valley Community College, for his extensive (and clearly heartfelt) efforts to make the geological history of the valley accessible to everyone. Thank you, Lex.Continue Reading →