Going West

User: silviad
Dates: 22 Jun 2015 - 21 Aug 2015
Duration: 2 months

My trip from Athens, GA to Wyoming and South Dakota to research on the Jurassic Sundance Seaway!

Friday 21 Aug 2015 23:27

Home sweet home!

Posted: Aug. 22, 2015, 3:27 a.m.

Friday 21 Aug 2015 19:45

After two months I am finally back to Georgia :-)

Posted: Aug. 21, 2015, 11:45 p.m.

Thursday 20 Aug 2015 21:29

Stop!

Posted: Aug. 21, 2015, 2:29 a.m.

Thursday 20 Aug 2015 15:46

Kansas is a never ending state!

Posted: Aug. 20, 2015, 8:46 p.m.

Thursday 20 Aug 2015 8:41

The trip to go back home is starting!

Posted: Aug. 20, 2015, 2:41 p.m.

Wednesday 19 Aug 2015 23:29

Super good day in Denver hiking with my host and eating Etiopian food! Tomorrow the trip back home will start: almost two months hAve passed since the beginning of the trip!

Posted: Aug. 20, 2015, 5:29 a.m.

Monday 17 Aug 2015 8:04

Alpine lake at 3910m on the way to Mt Evans (4300m), you can get there by car !!!

Posted: Aug. 17, 2015, 2:04 p.m.

Sunday 16 Aug 2015 15:16

I cannot live without fossils! Dinosaur Ridge during my day off!

Posted: Aug. 16, 2015, 9:16 p.m.

Thursday 13 Aug 2015 9:06

Breakfast in Denver, after almost two months in Wyoming....

Posted: Aug. 13, 2015, 3:06 p.m.

Sunday 9 Aug 2015 17:28

Filming the Bighorn Mountains

Posted: Aug. 9, 2015, 11:28 p.m.

Saturday 8 Aug 2015 20:14

What can you do in Sheridan by night? Go to a rodeo :-)

Posted: Aug. 9, 2015, 2:14 a.m.

Friday 7 Aug 2015 19:35

Last measured section! Thanks Stefano Dominici for your help!

Posted: Aug. 8, 2015, 1:35 a.m.

Friday 7 Aug 2015 11:15

Austin is ready to go home, after twelve weeks of fieldwork in the wild West!

Posted: Aug. 7, 2015, 5:15 p.m.

Saturday 1 Aug 2015 16:16

Seminoe Dam! We will be here for two days. We will have no internet or mobile phone connection. It is beautiful!

Posted: Aug. 1, 2015, 10:16 p.m.

Friday 31 Jul 2015 19:16

Welcome Stefano Dominici!

Posted: Aug. 1, 2015, 1:16 a.m.

Thursday 30 Jul 2015 13:45

Rapid City: graffiti !

Posted: July 30, 2015, 7:45 p.m.

Tuesday 28 Jul 2015 12:27

Today we have a special field assistant!

Posted: July 28, 2015, 6:27 p.m.

Sunday 26 Jul 2015 23:11

This is like in the movies: DRIVE IN for Austin’s birthday!

Posted: July 27, 2015, 5:11 a.m.

Monday 27 Jul 2015 0:11

Posted: July 27, 2015, 5:11 a.m.

Sunday 26 Jul 2015 15:22

Over the top! The highest mountain in South Dakota during our day off.

Posted: July 26, 2015, 8:22 p.m.

Sunday 26 Jul 2015 14:16

On the way to Harney Peak, the highest mountain in the Black Hills. Oggi Austin compie 21 anni!

Posted: July 26, 2015, 8:16 p.m.

Friday 24 Jul 2015 20:29

Custer welcomes us as with ail ....

Posted: July 25, 2015, 2:29 a.m.

Thursday 23 Jul 2015 20:45

Fawns at Devil’s Tower!

Posted: July 24, 2015, 2:45 a.m.

Thursday 23 Jul 2015 15:23

Devil's Tower !!

Posted: July 23, 2015, 8:23 p.m.

Wednesday 22 Jul 2015 18:44

To the Roughlock Falls... Part of “Dances with Wolves” has been filmed here!

Posted: July 22, 2015, 11:44 p.m.

Tuesday 21 Jul 2015 14:37

Hulett, 383 people live here!

Posted: July 21, 2015, 8:37 p.m.

Tuesday 21 Jul 2015 12:39

Entrance of the mine

Posted: July 21, 2015, 6:39 p.m.

Tuesday 21 Jul 2015 12:22

19th century coal mine

Posted: July 21, 2015, 6:22 p.m.

Monday 20 Jul 2015 17:24

New camp site, new State, we are in South Dakota now! We start working on Balck Hills outcrops.

Posted: July 20, 2015, 11:24 p.m.

Sunday 19 Jul 2015 16:16

Oil fields

Posted: July 19, 2015, 10:16 p.m.

Sunday 19 Jul 2015 16:16

Oil fields 2

Posted: July 19, 2015, 10:16 p.m.

Sunday 19 Jul 2015 13:17

Posted: July 19, 2015, 7:17 p.m.

Sunday 19 Jul 2015 13:00

View from the top of our outcrop!

Posted: July 19, 2015, 7 p.m.

Friday 17 Jul 2015 20:15

Posted: July 18, 2015, 1:15 a.m.

Friday 17 Jul 2015 20:15

Dinner at the Occidental Hotel! Butch Cassidy used to dine here ..... it is full of cow boys!

Posted: July 18, 2015, 1:15 a.m.

Friday 17 Jul 2015 13:40

Hello :-)

Posted: July 17, 2015, 7:40 p.m.

Thursday 16 Jul 2015 12:29

Our view today from the field!

Posted: July 16, 2015, 6:29 p.m.

Monday 13 Jul 2015 20:38

Buffalo!

Posted: July 14, 2015, 2:38 a.m.

Monday 13 Jul 2015 14:06

Posted: July 13, 2015, 8:06 p.m.

Monday 13 Jul 2015 13:09

Trekking in the Bighorn National Park!

Posted: July 13, 2015, 7:09 p.m.

Monday 13 Jul 2015 10:11

Driving through the Bighorn Mountains to get to Buffalo. It is our day off!

Posted: July 13, 2015, 4:11 p.m.

Sunday 12 Jul 2015 14:44

Tensleep: it is so small!

Posted: July 12, 2015, 8:44 p.m.

Sunday 12 Jul 2015 13:33

Scouting for the outcrop!

Posted: July 12, 2015, 7:33 p.m.

Sunday 12 Jul 2015 11:46

On the road

Posted: July 12, 2015, 5:46 p.m.

Saturday 11 Jul 2015 12:35

Our view today in the field!

Posted: July 11, 2015, 6:35 p.m.

Friday 10 Jul 2015 13:40

Going towards the Bighorn Mountains!

Posted: July 10, 2015, 7:40 p.m.

Friday 10 Jul 2015 11:37

Crossed the Wind River Canyon for the third time.... the road we had chosen to get to the outcrop is not crossable, so we have to drive all the way back....

Posted: July 10, 2015, 5:37 p.m.

Friday 10 Jul 2015 9:54

Posted: July 10, 2015, 3:54 p.m.

Thursday 9 Jul 2015 16:19

Clouds

Posted: July 9, 2015, 10:19 p.m.

Thursday 9 Jul 2015 15:33

Legend Rock: native Americans graffiti

Posted: July 9, 2015, 9:33 p.m.

Wednesday 8 Jul 2015 20:00

Frittata per dinner! So good after a full day in the field!

Posted: July 9, 2015, 2 a.m.

Tuesday 7 Jul 2015 14:25

Back to Cody to take Steve to the airport. Austin and I will go to Thermopolis next, and we will be there fro 2 or 3 days.

Posted: July 7, 2015, 8:25 p.m.

Monday 6 Jul 2015 15:30

Archean-Cambrian unconformity: 2 billion years of time !!!

Posted: July 6, 2015, 9:30 p.m.

Monday 6 Jul 2015 15:11

Freemont canyon

Posted: July 6, 2015, 9:11 p.m.

Monday 6 Jul 2015 9:07

Time for washing our dirty clothes! Laundromat, good friend!

Posted: July 6, 2015, 3:07 p.m.

Sunday 5 Jul 2015 20:15

Rest after two days of hard work. Rain has arrived after a very hot day.

Posted: July 6, 2015, 2:15 a.m.

Friday 3 Jul 2015 11:38

Alcova Lake, we will camp here for the next four nights!staremo qui per le prossime 4 notti! Instead of taking a shower, we can swim in the lake every day....

Posted: July 3, 2015, 5:38 p.m.

Friday 3 Jul 2015 10:07

Stop at the Oregon trail on our way to Alcova lake!

Posted: July 3, 2015, 4:07 p.m.

Tuesday 30 Jun 2015 18:36

Pizza e cowboys!!!

Posted: July 1, 2015, 12:36 a.m.

Monday 29 Jun 2015 18:48

Some days without internet, camping in a beautiful place and work is doing very well!

Posted: June 30, 2015, 12:48 a.m.

Saturday 27 Jun 2015 11:17

Beautiful day :-) Driving through the Yellostone and the Teton National Parks!

Posted: June 27, 2015, 5:17 p.m.

Friday 26 Jun 2015 21:21

Very long day... Steve Holland has arrived today. He will be with us in the field for around 10 days

Posted: June 27, 2015, 3:21 a.m.

Thursday 25 Jun 2015 20:37

Stop near Cody, the town of Buffalo Bill. Second night by a lake!

Posted: June 26, 2015, 2:37 a.m.

Thursday 25 Jun 2015 17:34

Crossing the Bighorn mts: did not expect such a beauty!

Posted: June 25, 2015, 10:34 p.m.

Thursday 25 Jun 2015 15:37

Stop just before crossing the Bighorn Mountains....we are almost arrived in Cody, our destination!

Posted: June 25, 2015, 9:37 p.m.

Thursday 25 Jun 2015 9:16

At Mt Rushmore during the day!

Posted: June 25, 2015, 3:16 p.m.

Wednesday 24 Jun 2015 22:22

The US presidents at the iconic Mt Rushmore......Hitchcock docet!

Posted: June 25, 2015, 3:22 a.m.

Wednesday 24 Jun 2015 15:55

Some geology: the Badlands! Eocene-oligocene fluvial and lacustrine deposits!

Posted: June 24, 2015, 8:55 p.m.

Wednesday 24 Jun 2015 14:17

South Dakota is amazing! It looks like a movie ;-)

Posted: June 24, 2015, 7:17 p.m.

Wednesday 24 Jun 2015 12:38

A stop while driving trough South Dakota, heading to the Black Hills!

Posted: June 24, 2015, 5:38 p.m.

Tuesday 23 Jun 2015 19:14

Just arrived at the cam site after 10 hours driving. The view is wonderful. We drove through St. Luis e Kansas City, and crossed the Mississippi river!

Posted: June 24, 2015, 12:14 a.m.

Tuesday 23 Jun 2015 19:14

Sunset by the lake

Posted: June 24, 2015, 12:14 a.m.

Monday 22 Jun 2015 8:00

Ready to go! My field trip to work on the Jurassic Sundance Seaway is starting!

Posted: June 22, 2015, noon

Going West

User: silviad
Dates: 22 Jun 2015 - 21 Aug 2015
Duration: 2 months

My trip from Athens, GA to Wyoming and South Dakota to research on the Jurassic Sundance Seaway!

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Bravissima. Buon viaggio papà

Bellissimo"giretto" complimenti e buon lavoro.

Buon viaggio Austin ormai sei di famiglia. Arrivederci a athens, Pietro

ciao a tutti ma ora, dove siete?
Un abbraccio grande

Subito ambientato, vedo. Ciao a tutti papà

Ciao Silvia,
Guardo tutti i giorni dove sei, ho tanta nostalgia, spero di vedere presto te e il "Tincone" e di stare un po con voi, ho pregato Luciano di scriverti.
Tanti Tanti Baci
Lucia

Ciao Silvietta,
Vedo il percorso e perdo la testa dall'infrenio dei luoghi,
Buon Lavoro, Un Bacione.

Auguri a Austin

Ma è un posto magico. Qui abbiamo festeggiato il compleanno di norina con Emilia, Cristina, Luciano e Anna che ti salutano assieme a me chiaramente... Un abbraccio papà

Cara Silvi ho visto le tue splendide foto. Papà mi ha raccontato del tuo viaggio davvero interessante mia piccola grande scienziata.! Siamo tutti orgogliosi di te
Un abbraccio e con tanta nostalgia e desiderio di sentire il racconto dalla tua viva voce. Anna tagliati

Sei in un posto magnifico ma anche il nostro non scherza, siamo a noto!
Tu e Francesco ci mancate
Saluti da zio Consolato, zia Enza, Zia Mimma e Gian e Lara

Ciao Silvia non ho resistito ad adoperare una tua bella foto per il mio account Facebook, concedimi una deroga al Copyright!!!
Saluti da tutti

Siete sempre a Buffalo? Papà

proprio una bella ambientazione!

Eccoli gli animali. Ahahah. Brava Silvia!

Mi aspetto di vedere i cow Boys. Ci sono ancora i rodei? Un bacio

Che paradiso!

Mi sembra bello. Divertiti. Papà

On the road again!

E' pino mugo. Ma dietro si vedono delle case?
ciao un abbraccio Anna

? È un affiormento diverso.? .Ci sono anche piante... È più difficile?
Per rispondere ai post guarda che devi risolvere l operazione che ti chiede. Ciao bellissima paleo... Papà

Uomini zero, e animali? Cosa vedi?

E i dinosauri? Ciao

Fancazzismo non fanatismo

Noi pizza in casa dopo una giornata di fanatismo (tanto) scrittura (media ) lettura (poca). Bacioni papà

Termhopolis sembra una metropoli, ma dubito che campionerete in città. In due sarà più dura. Armatevi di pazienza e buon lavoro che spero sia fruttuoso. Un forte abbraccio papà

Ciao Silvia! Ti seguiamo dal far est... Sei bravissima.
Anna e Francesco.

Ciao qui tutto bene domani partiamo per sestri. Le ricerche ingranano? Lavori tanto? Non stancarti. Un fortissimo abbraccio papà

ciao un saluto

Ciao l'assistente sarebbe lo studente? Adesso ripartite per posti sperduti? Come va con il gruppo? Tu? Papà

Ma è lontanissimo il Wyoming Silvia! Quanti km hai fatto? Un abbraccio. Pina & Toto

La nonna ti saluta ed è contenta che ti trova bene nelle foto. Saluti anche da Ines. Un abbraccio papà

E lo studente? Si è perso o arriva dopo? Il posto mi sembra bello. Campeggio libero? Il barbecue mi sembra impostato... Spolpate i rettili marini? Comunque bravissima, papà

Ciao Silvietta, ti seguirò nei tuoi spostamenti con piacere, certo è proprio vero: "chi si somiglia si piglia"!!!!!!!

Ti fermi?

Godetevi anche un po'. Mi sembrano posti bellissimi

Bella tenda. Il posto mi sembra bello. Conti di arrivare a destinazione?