On the Passing of Arnold Bouma

Although my specialty in geology is not as a sedimentologist, I did do my Ph. D. thesis in a basin full of turbidites (looking at provenance of conglomerate clasts). Thus, the news of yesterday’s passing of Arnold Bouma gives me a reason to tack on one more set of geology field photos of the Bouma Sequences I knew best. In memoriam…



Turbidites, German Rancho Formation, Salt Point State Park, California
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Bouma Sequences

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