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Ice Age Floods Institute
News and Information about:

  • The immensely powerful, cataclysmic Ice Age Floods that swept across the Pacific Northwest during recent geologic time
  • The Ice Age Floods National Geologic Trail is a system of travel routes linking significant sites and interpretive facilities across the region
  • The Ice Age Floods Institute, a non-profit organization dedicated to the authoritative presentation of the fascinating but little-known story of the floods

Use this site to investigate the floods story, then visit and explore the extraordinary landscape itself. You’re also invited to join the Institute and support the Institute’s mandate.

20th Sandhill Crane Festival

The 20th Annual Othello Sandhill Crane Festival will be March 24, 25, 26, 2017, and the festival brochure is on the website.  For nearly two decades we have celebrated the annual return of nearly 35,000 sandhill cranes to Othello, Washington every … [Read More Here…]

6 New “Nick On The Rocks” Videos

Here’s a present for all you Nick Zentner fans (and who isn’t a fan of Nick?). Nick is starring in 6 brand new short geology videos pretentiously titled ‘Nick On The Rocks’. This series of short videos showcases the diverse geologic wonders … [Read More Here…]

Zentner Downtown Geology Lectures

Everyone invited. FREE! Giant Lavas of the Pacific Northwest Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 7:00 pm Ancient Rivers of the Pacific Northwest Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 7:00 pm Lake Chelan Geology Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 7:00 pm Mount Rainier’s Osceola Mudflow … [Read More Here…]

Chapter-specific Ice Age Floods Brochures

In 2015 the Lake Lewis Chapter developed a Lake Lewis Floodscape Brochure highlighting five major floods features in their Tri-Cities area. Each of the highlight panels include scanable links to more detailed information on the IAFI.org website. When the chapter … [Read More Here…]