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Scottish Geology talk: Christmas Coprolites, with Dr Katie Strang

17 December @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Coprolites are the fossilised excrement of organisms, in other words – fossilised faeces! Scotland is famous for many things, but not many people know that Scotland is home to some spectacular fossil jobbies! This talk will look at a range of Caledonian coprolites, and why palaeontologists love fossil poo so much! From East Lothian and Wardie coprolites, to fantastic Fife faeces – what can these tell us about the behaviour, and diets, of animals over 300 million years ago?

Organised by Geowalks as part of a series of introductory online talks on Scottish geology – www.geowalks.co.uk/geology-talks/

Details

Date:
17 December
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

Online Event

Organiser

Geowalks
Phone:
01315555488
Email:
angus@geowalks.co.uk
Website:
https://www.geowalks.co.uk/

Details

Date:
17 December
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

Online Event

Organiser

Geowalks
Phone:
01315555488
Email:
angus@geowalks.co.uk
Website:
https://www.geowalks.co.uk/