Field Visit

Post Conference Field Excursion : 10th – 12th September 2018
Jaisalmer Basin , Rajasthan, Western India

Jaisalmer Basin, Rajasthan is known for its spectacular outcrops and scintillating landscapes.

It presents an ideal setting to understand the subtle variations in depositional environment and its effect on sequences within Jurassic. The system transits from clastic (fluvial, tidal) to continental and has a rich assemblage of fossils and ichnofossils.

This 3 day field visit provides an ideal opportunity to learn outcrop based sequence stratigraphy
Itinerary
9th September Arrival at Jaisalmer
13th September Return from Jaisalmer
10th – 12th September Visit to sites of Geological Interest at Lathi, Badabagh, Kuldhar, Rupsi, Bhadasar, Pariwar & Tanot
Field Faculty

Dr Bhawani Singh G Desai, Associate Professor at School of Petroleum Technology, PDPU Gandhinagar; an expert in ichnofacies – sedimentology based depositional environment reconstruction and sequence stratigraphy will guide the field excursion.


  • Seats limited to 20 Participants
  • Early Bird Participation Fee till 15th July 2018: INR 50,000
    (includes kits, boarding, lodging on single occupancy at Hotel Rajwada, Jaisalmer and field transport)
Register for Field Excursion @ http://apgindia.org by 15th July 2018