The Missing 500 Million Years.


The trip to Clayton is always exciting because of the extraordinary types of rocks we cross over from Maine to New York. It is also a trip to deep time, not deep space time but deep earth time. I always like to have a geological puzzle to work on so this year I decided to […]

Aroostook County Potatoes


Fall, time to enjoy the fruits of our summer labors, and in this case the efforts of large scale potato farmers. The Columbus Day holiday gave us an extra day to squeeze in a trip north to get a supply of potatoes for the winter. The weather was heavily overcast and drizzly, not too cold […]

Three Interesting Outcroppings

View of Mount Megantic outside of Notre Dame du Bois, PQ.

Click on the link to rockblog. Slow uploading of images convinced me to share the blog update as a pdf file. Rockblog