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 Excursions in Norway

No.  8. Cancelled

No. 21. Gea Norvegica, UNESCO European Geopark

Leaders: Sven Dahlgren svend@vfk.no, Mona Hollte, Gea Norvegica Geopark
Patrick McKeever,  European Geoparks Network

Start/end: Oslo/Oslo, Norway  
Duration: 3 days
Time: 3 - 5 August
Max number of participants: 30
Price pr participant: 675
Further details

No. 22. Cancelled

No. 23. The Carboniferous-Permian Oslo Rift

Leaders: Bjørn T. Larsen bjt-lar@online.no, Det Norske
Snorre Olaussen, Eni Norge, Norway

Start/end: Oslo/Oslo, Norway 
Time: 15-17th of August 
Duration: 3 days, post-Congress
Price pr participant: 530
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No. 24. From Epicontinental Sea to Foreland Basin - the Early Palaeozoic of the Oslo Region

Leaders: Snorre Olaussen, Eni Norge, Norway 
Bjørn T. Larsen bjt-lar@online.no, Det Norske
Fredrik Bockelie, Sagex

Start/end: Oslo/Oslo, Norway
Time: 3-5th of August  
Duration: 3 days, pre-Congress
Price pr participant: 530
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Inverted Ordovician – Silurian boundary at Hovedøya, Norway
Inverted Ordovician – Silurian boundary at Hovedøya. Norway. Excursion N24. Photo: Bjørn T. Larsen. Consultant.

No. 25 (a). The Palaeozoic geology of the Oslo Region - outer Oslo Fjord

Leaders: Bjørn T. Larsen bjt-lar@online.no, Det Norske
Snorre Olaussen, Eni Norge, Norway  

Start/end: Oslo/Oslo, Norway 
Duration: 1 day
Time: 8 August
Price pr participant: 145 EURO
Max number of participants: 25
Further details

No. 25 (b). The Palaeozoic geology of the Oslo Region - inner Oslo Fjord

Leaders: Bjørn T. Larsen bjt-lar@online.no, Det Norske, J. Fredrik Bockelie, Sagex, Snorre Olaussen, Eni Norge, Norway  

Start/end: Oslo/Oslo, Norway 
Duration: 1 day
Time: 12 August
Price pr participant: 95 EURO
Max number of participants: 50
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No. 26. Magma Geopark - The Rogaland Anorthosite Province

Leaders: Pål Thjømøe Pal.Thjomoe@ncc.no, Magma Geopark, Norway
Brian Robins, University of Bergen, Norway
Richard Wilson, University of Aarhus, Denmark

Start/end: Stavanger/Stavanger, Norway  
Duration: 5 days
Time: 31 July - 4 August
Max number of participants: 50
Price pr participant: 740/990
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No. 27. Cancelled

No. 28. Structural geology and tectonic evolution of the Sognefjord transect, Caledonian Orogen

Leaders: A. Geoffrey Milnes agmilnes@compuserve.com, GEA Consulting, Neuchätel, Switzerland
Fernando Corfu, University of Oslo, Norway

Start/end: Oslo/Oslo, Norway  
Duration: 8 days
Time: 29 July - 5 August
Max number of participants: 25
Price pr participant paid on registration EUR 1100
Additional for lunch and dinner from pocket during excursion, approx: 250
Further details 

No. 29. Caledonian infrastructure in the Fjord-region of Western Norway; focus on formation and exhumation of eclogites, late- to post-orogenic tectonic processes and basin formation

Leaders: Torgeir Bjørge Andersen t.b.andersen@geouio.no, Håkon Austrheim, Physics of Geological Processes, University of Oslo, Norway

Start/end: Bergen/Selje, Norway  
Duration: 8 days
Time: 15 - 23 August
Max number of participants: 30
Price pr participant: 1410
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No. 30. Cancelled

Tor-formation. Northern Nordbotten, Sweden
Tor-formation. Northern Nordbotten. Sweden. Excursion N39. Photo: Ola Fredin, Geological Survey of Norway


No. 31. UNESCO FJORDS: From Nærøyfjord to Geirangerfjord: Surface processes and landscape development in the fjord area of western Norway

Leaders: Inge
Aarseth inge.aarseth@geo.uib.no, University of Bergen, Norway  
Atle Nesje, Bjerknes Research Centre and University of Bergen,
Norway  
Ola Fredin, Geological Survey of Norway, Norway


Start/end: Bergen/Oslo, Norway  
Duration: 7 days
Time: 14 - 20 August
Max number of participants: 36
Price pr participant: 985/1240
Further details

No. 32. Cancelled

No. 33. Cancelled

No. 34. A Tectono-stratigraphic Transect across the Scandinavian Caledonides in the Mid-Norden Region

Leaders: Peter Robinson Peter.Robinson@NGU.NO, David Roberts, Geological Survey of Norway, Norway
David Gee, University of Uppsala, Sweden

Start/end: Östersund, Sweden/Trondheim, Norway  
Duration: 10 days
Time: 14 - 23 August
Max number of participants: 33
Price pr participant: 
1300
Further details
Excursion 34 is now over-subscribed. For those interested in a transect across the Caledonides, see excursion 28

No. 35. Cancelled Field guide (PDF 8.44 Mb)


No. 36. Cancelled

No. 37. Cancelled Field guide (PDF 326 kb)

No. 38. Cancelled Field guide (PDF 8.39 Mb)
 

 Cobble beach. Mølen, Norway
Cobble beach. Mølen. Norway. Excursion N21. Photo: Håvard Gautneb, Geological Survey of Norway.

No. 39. Karst and landform development of North Norway

Leader: Stein-Erik Lauritzen stein.lauritzen@geo.uib.no, University of Bergen, Norway

Start/end: Oslo/Oslo, Norway  
Duration: 9 days
Time: 13 or 14 August start
Max number of participants: 18
Price pr participant: To be announced
Further details

No. 40. Raised beaches, falling-stage deltas, river terraces and postglacial fjord-valley fill, arctic Norway

Leaders: Geoff Corner Geoff.Corner@ig.uit.no, University of Tromsø, Norway
Raymond Eilertsen, Norwegian Geological Survey, Norway

Start/end: Kirkenes/Kirkenes, Norway  
Duration: 4 days
Time:  1 - 4 August
Max number of participants: 20
Price per participant: 680
Further details

No. 41. Cancelled

No. 42. Neoproterozoic Glacial and Associated Facies in the Varanger (Ex-Type) Area

Leaders: Hugh Rice alexander.hugh.rice@univie.ac.at, University of Vienna, Austria
Marc Edwards, StatoilHydro, Norway
Tor Arne Hansen, StatoilHydro, Norway

Start/end: Kirkenes/Kirkenes, Norway  
Duration: 8 days
Time: 29 July - 5 August
Max number of participants: Not yet specified
Price per participant: 550
Further details

Rocks, tectonics and landscape in Lofoten, Norway
Rocks, tectonics and landscape in Lofoten. Norway. Excursion N38. Photo: Steffen Bergh, University of Tromsø , Fernando Corfu, University of Oslo.

No. 43. Cancelled

No. 44. Svalbard (Spitsbergen) Round Trip - Post Caledonian Tectonostratigraphic and Paleogeographic Development

Leaders: Erik P. Johannessen EPJ@StatoilHydro.com, Geir B. Larsen, Tormod Henningsen, Bjarne Rafaelsen, StatoilHydro, Norway 

Start/end: Longyearbyen/Longyearbyen, Norway  
Duration: 10 days
Time: 27 July - 5 August
Max number of participants: 20
Price pr participant: 3250
Further details

No. 45. Cancelled

No. 51. The Sveconorwegian Orogen of southern Scandinavia: P-T-t-evolution of polymetamorphic high-grade domains

Leaders: Jenny Andersson Jenny.Andersson@sgu.se, Leif Johansson ,Geological Survey of Sweden, Sweden
Ulf Söderlund, David Cornell, Lund University
Bernard Bingen, Göteborg University

Start/end: Göteborg, Sweden/Oslo,Norway
Duration: 4 days
Time: 2 - 5 August
Max number of participants: 26
Price pr participant: 685
Further details

No. 55. Cancelled

No. 56. Bjørnøya, an Upper Palaeozoic-Triassic window into the Barents Shelf

Leaders: Atle Mørk, SINTEF  Phone:  +47 415 14 490 , email: atle.mork@iku.sintef.no

Start/end: Tromsø, Norway/Tromsø, Norway
Duration: 8 days
Time: 15 - 22 August (Ship based)
Max number of participants: 20
Price pr participant: 3200 to and from Tromsø all included.
Further details

No. 57. Geothermal energy and energy storage

Leaders: Kirsti Midttømmkirsti.midttomme@ngu.no, Geological Survey of Norway, Trondheim, Norway

Start/end: Oslo/Oslo, Norway  
Duration: 1 day
Time: 10 August
Max number of participants: 35
Price pr participant: 70
Further details

No. 58. Radon - geology excursion

Leaders: For preliminary registration contact 
britt-marie.ek@sgu.se

Start/end: Oslo/Oslo, Norway
Duration: 1 day
Time: 15 August
Max number of participants: 40
Price per participant: Free of charge (Sponsored by the Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority)
Further details

Fongen- Hyllingen, Norway
Fongen- Hyllingen. Norway. Excursion 33. Photo: Richard Wilson, University of Aarhus.

Magma Geopark – Sokndal, Norway
Magma Geopark – Sokndal. Norway. Excursion N26.
Photo: Pål Thjømøe, Brian Robins, Richard Wilson, University of Aarhus.