West Coast Fossils: A Guide to the Ancient Life of Vancouver Island
Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History
Copyright © 2001-2008 Ed DeRouin All Rights Reserved
IdentifyFossils Canada Links
Here are some links that may be useful to you. Most are paleontology-related,
but a few are on other subjects I enjoy. These are listed separately, for your convenience.
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Fossil/Paleontology Related Sites
Burgess Shale fossils
Photographs and discusssion of Walcott Quarry and its fossils.
Miller Museum Online Exhibit
Using exclusively Canadian rocks and fossils, this exhibit highlights
almost three billion years of early evolution when only simple,
soft-bodied creatures inhabited the Earth.
Thompson-Nicola Paleontology Society
Membership info, Member Scrapbook, Books on B.C. fossils. Their main goal
is to have fun. You gotta love that!
Vancouver Paleontology Society
Promotes public awareness of our fossil heritage, safe and responsible
fossil collecting. Provides educational information about ancient life
through field trips, presentations and displays. Bring together amateurs
and professionals who share a common interest in fossils.
Fossils in Newfoundland and Labrador
The Geographical Society of Newfoundland and Labrador provides resources
on fossils and the geology of the region.
Fossils of Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia Museum web site containing information
about the palaeontological history of the province. Featured in the site are
biographies of fossil finders, information on collecting fossils, a specimen
gallery, geological background, and in depth descriptions of our most famous