2021 Docent Training: Day 1

Alan giving Tahoe Science Center tour

Event Date

Location
Zoom Webinar

Lake Tahoe 101, Geology of the Lake Tahoe Basin, and Program Information

Lake Tahoe 101: Lake of the Sky – The Story of Lake Tahoe : Presentation by David Antonucci

  • Facts and Trivia
  • Bathymetry of the Lake Bottom
  • Cultural and Environmental History
  • Limnology and Climate
  • Environmental Issues

Geology of the Lake Tahoe Basin: Presentation by Annie Kell

  • Geology of the region
  • The greater tectonic activity of the region
  • Lake Tahoe Basin formation
  • A timeline of Tahoe’s formation
  • Glacial History
  • Underwater Landslide
  • Bathymetry
  • Expectation of earthquakes and other geologic hazards
  • Questions and Answers

Contact Alison Toy to register.