Layers in Time - Ediacaran Golden Spike Australia, Virtual Field Trip

Arizona State University

Explore the Global Boundary Stratotype Section and Point (abbreviated GSSP, and often referred to as a Golden Spike), for the Ediacaran in this virtual field trip. The Ediacaran Period named after the Ediacara Hills of South Australia, is the last geological period of the Neoproterozoic Era immediately preceding the Cambrian Period. Students can explore the environment through an extensive collection of photos and videos.

Subject: Geoscience:Paleontology, Geology:Sedimentary Geology
Resource Type: Activities:Virtual Field Trip
Special Interest: Online Course or Activity, Computer-Based
Grade Level: High School (9-12), College Lower (13-14)
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Sedimentary Geology, Paleontology