Field Trips

  Pre-Congress Excursions

  1. Pulses of Neotethys Rifting in the Permo-Mesozoic of the Dolomites (3 days)

  2. Late Palaeozoic and Mesozoic non-marine (terrestrial?) environments in the Dolomites (3 days) 

  3. Metamorphic transect through the Eastern Alps: the tectonometamorphic evolution of the Western Austroalpine and Southalpine basement (2 days)

  4. Deep water sedimentation on top of a growing orogenic wedge-interaction of thrusting, erosion and deposition in the Cretaceous Northern Calcareous Alps (3 days)

  5. Snow-transported rock avalanche of 2012 (Northern Calcareous Alps): implications for prehistoric counterparts (1 day)

  6. Engineering Geology - Current hydroelectric power projects and deep-seated rockslides in the
    surroundings of large dam reservoirs (1 day - Exkursion der Bodenseetagung)

  7. Engineering Geology - Brenner Base Tunnel: the Wolf construction lot and the Padastertal disposal site (1/2 day - Exkursion der Bodenseetagung)

  8. Innsbruck's geology in a nutshell - from the Hafelekar to the Hötting Breccia (1/2 day)

 

Post-Congress Excursions

  1. Remnants of hyper-extended rifted margins in the Alps: implications for the formation and reconstruction of Alpine type orogens (3 days)

  2. Subduction, collision and indentation in the Tauern Window (3 days)

  3. Late Triassic (Rhaetian) chemostratigraphic and biotic events in the North Tyrolian carbonate platfom facies (2 days)

  4. Large-scale catastrophic rock slope failures in the Oetz–Inn–Loisach Valley region (2 days)

  5. Inner gorge-slot canyon system produced by repeated major base-level changes (Northern Calcareous Alps) (1 day)

  6. Brenner Base Tunnel: The Wolf construction lot, the Padastertal disposal site, and the hydrogeological risk analysis for the Natura 2000 area in the Valsertal (1 day)