Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Near-Surface Geochemistry and Geobiology

Professor Richard Hay (1926-2006), who retired from the Department in 1983 passed away. Dick Hay is best known for providing the geological context of the important hominid-bearing site in East Africa

Sunday, April 2, 2006
Richard Hay and Desmond Clark

Professor Richard Hay (1929-2006), who retired from the Department in 1983 passed away. Dick Hay is best known for providing the geological context of the important hominid-bearing site in East Africa's Olduvai Gorge. The picture shows him together with Berkeley Archeology Professor Desmond Clark (left) at the site.