Carolina Geological Society 2017 Annual Meeting – Nov. 3-5

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Ramping Through the Piedmont:
The Hyco Shear Zone and associated hanging wall rocks
in north-central North Carolina

Headquarters: Hampton Inn, Roxboro, NC

Dates: November 3-5, 2017

The 78th meeting of the Carolina Geological Society will be held November 3-5th in the area of Roxboro, NC, under the leadership of Jim Hibbard (North Carolina State University), Phil Bradley (North Carolina Geological Survey) and Brent Owens (College of William and Mary). The one and a half day field trip will examine the geometry, kinematics, timing, and significance of the Hyco shear zone and the geology of associated hanging wall rocks of the Carolina terrane between Yanceyville, NC, and Virgilina, VA.