The Permo-Triassic Extinction

A. Goodwin, J. Wyles, A. Morley, University of Bristol

This website contains a collection of pages concerning different aspects of the Permo-Triassic extinction, the largest mass extinction of all time. The pages address different scenarios for the extinction including volcanism, meteorite impact, climate change, glaciation and tectonism. The page also includes an extensive glossary and external links concerning the extinction.

Subject: Geoscience:Paleontology:Extinction and Diversity
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Paleontology