Matanuska Valley Field Trip April 10, 2004

Geography 205, Instructor: Bjarne Holm

University of Alaska, Anchorage

At the base of Bodenburg Butte

Glacial Grinding

Plucking and Grinding

Atop Bodenburg Butte

Trying to divert the Matanuska River

Area of disastrous river erosion

Remnant of a home carried away by the Matanuska River

Fossil hunting along the banks of Moose Creek

Petrified Wood