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James Hendry (Adjunct Professor at UCD) : “Hot, Salty and Faulty Dolomites: Records of Basin-Scale Fluid Flow on the Isle of Man and North Dublin Coast”

“Hot, Salty and Faulty Dolomites: Records of Basin-Scale Fluid Flow on the Isle of Man and North Dublin Coast” By Dr James Hendry (Adjunct Professor UCD) Abstract: Carboniferous platform limestones exposed on the Isle of Man and in the coastal outcrops of the NE Dublin Basin display striking examples of dolomite formation as a result… Continue reading James Hendry (Adjunct Professor at UCD) : “Hot, Salty and Faulty Dolomites: Records of Basin-Scale Fluid Flow on the Isle of Man and North Dublin Coast”

IGA Field Trip, 7 May 2022: Geology and Hydrology of the Fore Abbey/Lough Bane/Slieve na Calliagh Areas with Dr Robert Meehan (An Talamh Ireland)

Fore Abbey, Co. Westmeath Fore

IAH (Irish Group) members are most welcome. Booking is now OPEN for this day excursion Please book early to avoid disappointment HERE What? The Seven Wonders of Fore - their geological significance Bedrock, Glacial action, Karst and Karstification, Holocene hydrology, Soils, Peat Lunch at Fore (packed lunch advised) Lough Bane Bedrock, Glacial action, Karst and… Continue reading IGA Field Trip, 7 May 2022: Geology and Hydrology of the Fore Abbey/Lough Bane/Slieve na Calliagh Areas with Dr Robert Meehan (An Talamh Ireland)

IGA Lecture: Dr Catherine Delaney (Manchester Metropolitan University) on “Revealing the FineScale Dynamics of the Retreating Irish Ice Sheet”

ABSTRACT Melt from glaciers and ice sheets will play an increasingly important role in sea-level rise in the coming centuries.  However, the response of ice sheets and glaciers to increasing temperatures is not straightforward and varies depending on conditions at the bed of the ice sheet or glacier. As the beds of modern ice sheets… Continue reading IGA Lecture: Dr Catherine Delaney (Manchester Metropolitan University) on “Revealing the FineScale Dynamics of the Retreating Irish Ice Sheet”