Downtown Bend: Know Transformation - Central Oregon Transformed by Volcanoes
Sunday, February 04, 2018
Examine how volcanic activity has built the landscapes around us with geologist Daniele McKay.
Volcanic activity has occurred in Central Oregon for the past 40 million years, and will likely continue in the future. The volcanoes scattered throughout Central Oregon make up one of the most active and diverse sections of the entire Cascade range. Geologist Daniele McKay explores the history of these volcanoes, from explosive eruptions to quiet lava flows. We'll examine how volcanic activity has transformed the landscapes around us, and what future eruptions in Central Oregon might look like.