Posted by Jodi Erickson on Mar 06, 2018
Greg Brick Ph.D will take us underground on a photo tour of St. Paul's historic caves and tunnels.
His first book, Iowa Underground: A Guide to the State’s Subterranean Treasures, was published by Trails Media Group in 2004. His second book, Subterranean Twin Cities, published by the University of Minnesota Press in 2009, won an award from the American Institute of Architects. MINNESOTA CAVES HISTORY AND LORE (Arcadia Publishing, 2017) is his third book on caves and the first book on this exact topic in 50 years. Copies of the book will be available for purchase.
Greg was employed as a hydrogeologist at several environmental consulting firms and has taught geology at local colleges and universities. He has edited the Journal of Spelean History since 2003, published more than 100 articles about caves, and was the recipient of the 2005 Cave History Award from the National Speleological Society. His work has been featured in National Geographic Adventure magazine as well as on the History Channel. He has led guided tours of caves for the Minnesota Historical Society and the University of Minnesota’s College of Continuing Education.