Spring sand display story posted in OSB lobby 3/15-6/17. "Beach Sediment: Rocks to Sand"
Tuesday, May 05, 2020
The sand display in the lobby of OSB is updated quarterly. The Spring 2020 story, "Beach Sediment: Rocks to Sand" is now posted, and will remain up until mid June.
Beach Sediment: Rocks to Sand
Context—Often, the coarse material on, or adjacent to a beach or river bank reveals the source of the sand comprising the beach or shore. Considering sediment source in addition to the sand characteristics adds to our knowledge as well as our enjoyment in visiting these wild places.
Please visit the sand display in the OSB lobby to learn more.