Paleontology Sites

Localities

White Sea
Burgess Shale
Mazon Creek
Solenhofen
Liaonig
Hell Creek
Green River
La Brea Tar Pits
Hadar

 

WEB Sites

UCB's Museum of Paleontology, Vendian Period
The Miller Museum of Geology, Queen's University
White Sea Geology


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Paleontology Sites

White Sea

Located in the Russian Beloje, almost next to the Arctic Ocean, the White Sea is situated on a continental shelf. The White Sea site contains fossils dating from the Precambrian era, the Vendian Period (600 mya). Fossils lie in layers of sandstone.

Christine Lee and Tony Tan