Ramapo College of New Jersey
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Field Lab - Ecosystem and Paleoenvironment analysis part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Paleontology:Activities
Students collect from two Devonian field sites. The goal is to determine the depositional environment and whether these are life or death assemblages.
Field Lab - Stromatolites part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Paleontology:Activities
The lab requires students to make detailed observations on an outcrop, both about the fossils (stromatolites) and the lithology. It addresses the two 'content goals' of the course: assessing mode of life ...
Paleontology, Paleoecology and Paleoenvironments part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Paleontology:Courses
This is an interdisciplinary course in which students will use paleontology and sedimentology to interpret ancient environments and the ecosystems they supported. Students will begin with a review of aspects of ...