South Coast Geological Society 2017 Field Trip will be at Mecca Hills area from November 3rd to 5th, 2017. This field trip will be led by Greg Shagam, SCGS 2017 President, and Dr. Art Syvester, UCSB Professor and author of Roadside Geology of Southern California. We are scheduled to visit the Ormat North Brawley Geothermal Power Plant in Brawley for a tour of the plant on Friday. We will visit Box Canyon, Ladder Canyon and Painted Canyon on Saturday. We will also visit the South Eastern end of the Salton Sea on the way out on Sunday.