GGS JGMS sandfest ISCS SEGS

ISCS SandFest 2018
Field Trips

Because of liability issues, field trips are restricted to
registered attendees, GGS, SEGS, JGMS members, and other SFMS club members


Field Trip 1: Heavy Sand Trip/Tour Florida
(This trip is limited to 24 participants)

Thursday Morning (8:00-12:00)
On the first day of the conference, attendees can visit a heavy sands processing site in Florida. Participants must be at least 18 years old and there are specific safety requirements, so click above and read the requirements carefully.

Field Trip 2: Beach Trips

Friday Morning (8:00-12:00)
Attendees can start the day early by visiting multiple beaches to collect various types of sand. Click above for more details.

Field Trip 3: Biogenic Sand

Saturday Morning (8:00-12:00)
Once again, attendees can start the day early by visiting a beach to collect sand that contains a large percentage of biological components. Click above for more details.

Field Trip 4: In situ Workshops

Sunday Afternoon (1:00-6:00)
Workshops are no longer confined by 4 walls. On this trip, workshop topics will be covered in the field! Click above for more details.

Field Trip 5: Heavy Sand Trip/Tour Georgia

Monday All Day (8:00-TBD)
SandFest 2018 will end with a whole day devoted to a tour of a heavy sands processing site in Georgia! Participants must be at least 18 years old and there are specific safety requirements, so click above and read the requirements carefully.


Schedule

Click on the individual trips or see the Schedule menu for dates and times. Because of weather and water levels, field trips are subject to change or cancellation.

Sign-up

You must sign up for field trips when you register for the conference. GGS, SEGS, JGMS and SFMS people who are not registered for the conference must contact Charles Carter at to register for field trips.

Field Trip Meeting Details

When you sign in at the conference, you will receive field trip meeting details in your conference packet for each trip you selected on your registration form.

Day of the Trip

For each trip you should arrive at the meeting location at least 15 minutes before the scheduled trip time to sign in with the field trip leader so we know who you are. We may caravan from the meeting location to the actual site and must leave at the scheduled trip time to maintain the conference schedule. Even though you signed up for the trip on your registration form, we cannot wait for everyone to show up, so don't be late!

For more information, contact Charles Carter at

ostrich
Let's collect some sand!

Copyright © International Sand Collectors Society, Inc.