Ichnology and Sedimentology of Shallow Marine to Marginal Marine Systems: Ben Nevis & Avalon Reservoirs, Jeanne d’Arc Basin, by S.G. Pemberton, M. Spila, A.J. Pulham, T. Saunders, J.A. MacEachern, D. Robbins and I.K. Sinclair. Geological Association of Canada, St. John’s, NFLD. 2001, 343 pages. GAC Short Course, 15. Cost: C$ 63 (GAC Member) /C$ 90 (non-member), paperback.

Over the course of the past few decades, the study of biologically produced sedimentary structures (“trace fossils” or “ichnofossils”) has rapidly evolved from relative obscurity to an integral component of sedimentary geology. Once the domain of academics concerned with systematic classification of...

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