November 11, 2013: Day 6, Red Beds of the Petrified Forest Mb.

Coring the Petrified Forest Member at night
Today was occupied by a continuation of coring the largely red Petrified Forest  Member of the Chinle Formation.

Petrified Forest coring was promamntly featured at the ICDP Science Conference in Potsdam, Germany on November 11, where a short video (above) was shown. Video by Max Schnurrenberger. Link to video in YouTube.
Next (11-12-13)