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March 16, 2021 78 min

When you are driving around Washington State do you ever look at the rocks and wonder what their story is?  Leslie Moclock and Jacob Selander have just published a book that will help you out.

Rocks, Minerals & Geology of the Pacific Northwest will explain everything you need to know about why there is a mountain here and a valley over there?  You will learn how to read the stories of the rocks, and minerals that make up Washington State.

Leslie and Jacob joined us and shared stories about their research for the book and you will find this episode full of interesting stories.   Leslie shares a story about a gold mine in Liberty Washington.  Jacob shares his pick for the best highway in Washington.  One that showcases the diversity of our states Geology.

If you've ever been to the beach and looked at the rocks, or if while driving you noticed something that you cannot quite wrap your head around this is an episode for you.

If you want other great ideas of places to visit, or to find out more about people who are making amazing things in Washington State you can visit Explore Washington State.

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