CGS Monthly Talk
Monday 9th December 2019
‘The effect of mass extinctions on Cephalopods’
Prof Paul Rodhouse, British Antarctic Survey
Prof Rodhouse is a biological oceanographer who will provide an insight into the history of this important group of molluscs – squid, octopus, nautilus and the famous ammonites, and their relatives. Not to be missed!
There may also be mince pies and similar treats…. just a rumour.
See events page for details
Fifth walk on the Fen Edge Trail published
The fifth walk on the Trail, from Witcham to Sutton, via Mepal, is now available for download from the Fen Edge Trail website. Part of our Geosites initiative, this project explores the Landscape Heritage of this important feature of Cambridgeshire. Further walks will be published this summer.
Geo-East conference‘Jurassic East‘
Saturday 23rd November
Venue: Aurora Innovation Cntre British Antarctic Survey, Madingley Road, Cambridge.
Download Jurassic East Conference Flyer. Subjects covered during the day will include our region’s fascinating Jurassic geology and palaeontology, our legacy landscapes and the Jurassic collections of the Sedgwick Museum. Book now! Registration form Jurassic East booking form.
Cambridgeshire has a fascinating landscape and an interesting geology. See our Local Landscapes page for more details and download the excellent leaflet ‘The Mapping of Landscapes, Geology and Soils of Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire’ by Timothy Farewell, Peter Friend, Martin Whiteley and Joanna Zawadzk.
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