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Journal Article
Published: 25 March 2021
Journal of Sedimentary Research (2021) 91 (2): 167–185.
...-mail: Yohan_Letourmy@baylor.edu 19 7 2019 2 11 2020 Copyright © 2021, SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology) 2021 The UNESCO World Heritage Joggins Fossil Cliffs of Nova Scotia are today exposed in Chignecto Bay ( Fig. 1 ) and are characterized by tens of kilometers...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 March 2004
Journal of the Geological Society (2004) 161 (2): 209–222.
... was studied at the classic Joggins locality, Nova Scotia. These units represent the deposits of seasonally dry, alluvial plains traversed by anastomosed drainage networks. One channel complex informally known as the ‘Hebert beds’ (the focus of this study) contains an unusual fossil assemblage...
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Journal Article
Published: 26 February 2004
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (2004) 41 (3): 247–254.
...Brian L. Hebert; John H. Calder Abstract A rich fossil assemblage discovered from the classic Pennsylvanian locality of Joggins, Nova Scotia, is here described for the first time. The 2 m-thick Hebert sandstone, within the lower Joggins Formation of early Langsettian age, is the most productive...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 July 2003
Journal of the Geological Society (2003) 160 (4): 643–648.
...H.J. Falcon-Lang Abstract Fossil plant assemblages are described in their sequence stratigraphic context from the Upper Carboniferous (Langsettian) Joggins Formation of Nova Scotia to elucidate ecosystem response to transgressive–regressive rhythms. Results show that rising base level resulted...
Journal Article
Journal: PALAIOS
Published: 01 June 2003
PALAIOS (2003) 18 (3): 197–211.
... time Late Carboniferous floral assemblages in seasonally dry alluvial-plain units. These data, collected from the famous fossil cliffs of Joggins, Nova Scotia, Canada ( Dawson, 1868 ; Calder, 1998 ), provide a crucial missing dimension to previous studies of Late Carboniferous tropical ecology...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 February 1999
Journal of the Geological Society (1999) 156 (1): 137–148.
...H. J. FALCON-LANG Abstract The facies distribution and palaeobotanical identity of fossil charcoal is described from the Upper Carboniferous (Westphalian A–B) Joggins section, Nova Scotia, in order to examine the fire ecology of early Westphalian floodplains. Three charcoal assemblages are noted...
Journal Article
Published: 01 May 1996
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (1996) 33 (5): 710–714.
...David J. Mossman; Robert G. Grantham Abstract In 1990, a hypotype of the ichnospecies Dromillopus quadrifidus Matthew, 1905 was discovered preserved as a cast in a rockfall of fine-grained Pennsylvanian (Westphalian B) sandstone at Joggins, Nova Scotia. The hypotype of this tetrapod trackway, while...
Journal Article
Published: 01 December 1995
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (1995) 32 (12): 2027–2039.
...Allen W. Archer; John H. Calder; Martin R. Gibling; Robert D. Naylor; Donald R. Reid; Winton G. Wightman Abstract The sea cliffs at Joggins, Nova Scotia, are the most extensive and continuous Carboniferous section in eastern North America. Although the section has been considered to have formed...
Series: DNAG, Centennial Field Guides
Published: 01 January 1987
DOI: 10.1130/0-8137-5405-4.409
EISBN: 9780813754116
...Location Location The Joggins section is located in the vicinity of Joggins Village on the Bay of Fundy in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Approximately 4,600 ft (1,400 m) of strata are exposed along 3.6 mi (6 km) of coast from Lower Cove to Ragged Reef Point (Fig. 1). These beds form part...
Journal Article
Published: 01 April 1985
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (1985) 22 (4): 626–629.
...Sanford S. Kaplan; Jack Donahue; James D. Carr; Paul B. Kelter Abstract Trace-element concentrations including Mg, Cr, Mn, Ni, Cu, Zn, Cd, and Pb are reported for six coal beds located in the Cumberland Group (Westphalian B or Lower Pennsylvanian) at the Joggins section, Nova Scotia, Canada...
Journal Article
Published: 01 June 1968
Journal of Sedimentary Research (1968) 38 (2): 424–433.
... erosion of the thinner units. Bedding characteristics, predominance of shale, and slope angle on a logarithmic plot of bed thickness at Joggins and four flysch sequences suggest that there may be similarities between fluvial deposition and subaqueous deposition. GeoRef, Copyright 2008, American...
Journal Article
Published: 01 May 2014
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (2014) 51 (7): 669–676.
...Michał Zatoń; Melissa Grey; Olev Vinn Abstract Microconchids have been described from the classic Pennsylvanian locality at Joggins, Nova Scotia. These encrusting tentaculitoid tubeworms have previously been mentioned and described from Joggins under the polychaete genus Spirorbis . Detailed...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 May 1996
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (1996) 33 (5): 703–709.
...R. R. Reisz; S. P. Modesto Abstract New anatomical information, provided by reinterpretation of the pectoral girdle and exposure of previously unprepared portions of the holotype, reveals that the early tetrapod Archerpeton anthracos (Westphalian A of Joggins, Nova Scotia) is a microsaurian...
Journal Article
Published: 01 May 2006
Journal of the Geological Society (2006) 163 (3): 561–576.
..., and therefore are of limited usefulness in ecosystem reconstruction. Another fossil site with a long history of research is Joggins in Nova Scotia, Canada ( Fig. 1a–c ; Logan 1845 ; Dawson 1868 ), acclaimed as the world's finest Pennsylvanian exposure by Sir Charles Lyell (1871) , and first studied...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2006
Micropaleontology (2006) 52 (1): 51–66.
... ). Upon the initial examination of new material of “ Carbonita ” altilis ( Jones and Kirkby 1879 ) collected from Joggins, Nova Scotia, we realized a potential for confusion given the current state of carbonitoidean ostracode taxonomy. To resolve the issue, approximately 1200 specimens from two dozen...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 May 2005
Journal of the Geological Society (2005) 162 (3): 485–500.
... margins, and therefore represented the earliest known mangrove communities, have been met with scepticism. Based on new data from the Joggins Formation of Nova Scotia, the ‘cordaitalean mangrove hypothesis’ is reassessed. Small fossil trees in growth position are described from micro-tidal deposits...
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Journal Article
Published: 13 August 2019
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (2020) 57 (4): 524–541.
...-Perez et al. 2010 ; Keogh et al. 2014 ; Minisini et al. 2014 ; Casini et al. 2016 ; Alhumimidi et al. 2017 ). This paper uses the late Carboniferous (Pennsylvanian) meandering fluvial system outcrop at Joggins, Nova Scotia, to (1) demonstrate methodology for the integration and modelling of data...
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Journal Article
Journal: Palynology
Published: 01 June 2010
Palynology (2010) 34 (1): 43–89.
...John Utting; Peter S. Giles; Graham Dolby Abstract Carboniferous rocks in the Joggins area, Nova Scotia, and the Maringouin Peninsula, New Brunswick, are world renowned for their well-preserved macroflora, but this paper is the first detailed study of the palynoflora. The section is comprised...
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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1130/2006.2399(09)
... derives. INTRODUCTION My dear Marianne, —We have just returned from an expedition of three days to the Strait which divides Nova Scotia from New Brunswick, whither I went to see a forest of fossil coal-trees—the most wonderful phenomenon perhaps that I have seen, so upright do the trees stand...
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Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 May 2005
Geology (2005) 33 (5): 337–340.
...John W.F. Waldron; Michael C. Rygel Abstract The Pennsylvanian Joggins Formation, in the Cumberland Group of Nova Scotia, is widely regarded as the world's best exposure of coal-bearing Carboniferous strata. This 1.5-km-thick coal-bearing unit is famous for upright fossil lycopsid trees...