Welcome to the Department of Geosciences at East Tennessee State University!
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We offer several field trips and various other trips throughout the semesters. Please make sure to visit our Geosciences Club and Field Trip pages for current semester trips as well as Facebook and Twitter. We also offer GEOL/GEOG 3700 Geosciences Field Camp once a year. Check out our Field Camp page for more information on this year's adventure.
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Department of Geosciences
The Gray Fossil Site is a Mio-Pliocene site located near Gray, Tennessee. It is a sink hole fill deposit that preserves a diverse suite of vertebrate, invertebrate, and plant fossils. It together with a number of Pleistocene localities in the region provide countless opportunities for Geology students to study the paleoecology of southern Appalachia .