Iceland Volcanology Field Camp
Black Hills Natural Sciences Field Station
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology

Some scenes from previous offerings of the camp!
Current Year's Field Camp Information & Registration


Visiting the Laugahraun lava flow at Landmannalaugar in 2012


Characterizing tephra below Hekla in 2013



Sketching field relations at Aldeyjarfoss in 2015


Mapping in Tertiary lavas in the Westfjords in 2013


Mapping where the Mid-Atlantic Ridge comes ashore in 2012


Camp in the Westfjords in 2012


Characterizing subglacial deposits near Thingvellir in 2015


Brennan Jordan (camp director) discussing rootless vent fields in 2012


Sigrun Hreinsdottir (University of Iceland) discussing GPS monitoring of volcanic systems in 2012


Learning about setting up a GPS campaign station in 2015


Studying the Solheimar ignimbrite in 2014


Demonstrating fumarole gas measurements with a multiGAS unit at Landmannalaugar in 2013


Juggling tephra on Eldfell on the island of Heimey in 2014


Characterizing the Namshraun lava flow in 2012


Mapping glacial deposits in 2015


Icelandic moss could be mistaken for a perfect mattress in 2014


The best way to appreciate geothermal energy with the 2012 group


The 2013 group celebrating a successful camp in front of Snaefellsjokull



The 2015 group at Saelingsdalur