LMI VI organised excursion and field school to the Araguainha Impact Structure

De Graaff, S. J. (Participant), Kaskes, P. (Participant), Déhais, T. (Participant)

Activiteit: Participation in workshop, seminar


This 5-day excursion to the 40 km Araguainha Impact Structure, located approximately 800 km west of Brasília, will take place on October 4–8 and will be led by Natalia Hauser and Uwe Reimold.
The excursion will proceed from Brasilia westward through the scenic landscape of the state of Goias into the northeastern most part of the Paraná Basin. The impact structure is located at the border between the states of Goiás and Mato Grosso. The regional stratigraphy but predominantly the impact generated deformation and impactites will be examined for 3 days.
Periode4 okt 20198 okt 2019
LocatieAlto Araguaia, Brazil