Charles Ferguson Barker

Charles Ferguson Barker teaches geology at Wayne State University and is a geologist with an environmental consulting firm in Detroit. He has been drawing and painting since childhood and is the author and illustrator of Under Michigan and The Day the Great Lakes Drained Away.

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Under Ohio · The Story of Ohio’s Rocks and Fossils
By Charles Ferguson Barker

A geologist takes young readers underground to reveal the fascinating story of Ohio’s geology.

Under Ohio will bring about a better understanding of how...the changes over time have created the diversity in the climate, soil, and landscape of Ohio.”

Ohioana Quarterly