TRAINING FOR PETROGRAPHY
The training on petrography was organized, 06-07 March 2018, for the staff of the Main Department of Geology under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan and for the relevant expeditions of MDG.
The training was conducted by Richard Dallwig, a geologist, the head of the project "Mineral Resources for Development - Tajikistan II". This project is implemented in cooperation between the Main Department of Geology under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan and the Federal Institute of Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR), Germany.
The training covered theory and practical exercises on the main types of Tajikistan rocks and methods for their description during the field work. The purpose of the course is to help young geologists in recognizing the petrographic composition of rocks. The language of the course was English with the consecutive translation into Russian.