Getting Out in the Field as a Skill Workshop
11 December 2013, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
San Francisco Marriott Marquis Golden Gate A
Ticketing Type:Free to Registrants
Section/Focus Group or Subject Matter:Education (ED)
Fieldwork is an essential component for many in the geosciences, and it provides opportunity for gaining skills in everything from temporal and spatial reasoning to organization, planning and preparation. There are many challenges associated with fieldwork, including physical, economical, managerial, and legal. This workshop will provide a panel discussion on the challenges, benefits, and strategies to being successful at planning, leading, and completing fieldwork in a variety of settings.
This workshop is possible through a partnership of the Earth Science Women’s Network and AGU Education.