Welcome to the Department of Earth Sciences

Earth Sciences, or geology, from the ancient Greek meaning “The Study of the Earth”, is the study of our dynamic planet, from its interior to its surface, and from the events that occurred since its formation 4568 million years ago, to the processes that take place in the modern Earth.

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New GeoSoc Mural

Our Graduating 4th year students completed their GeoSoc mural in the tunnels of Carleton this past Winter 2019 term.

Graduate Student's Field Trip

This year, graduate students from both Carleton University and the University of Ottawa went for the annual OCGC Fall field trip to Bon Echo Park.

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