Author: fossiliam

Earth scientist in North Yorkshire, fossilist on the Dinosaur Coast. Director of the Yorkshire Fossil Festival and palaeontologist with Hidden Horizons. Can be found cricketing for Ovington CC. Can be found twittering as @fossiliam.

A Geological History of Britain

My lecture slides for the 2017 Lifelong Learning class ‘A Geological History of Britain’ can be found (as PDFs) here: Introduction: 2017_GHB_Part1_Intro Precambrian: 2017_GHB_Part2_Precambrian Palaeozoic: 2017_GHB_Part3_Palaeozoic Mesozoic: 2017_GHB_Part4_Mesozoic Cainozoic: 2017_GHB_Part5_Cainozoic Other useful resources: Geology of Britain (British Geological Survey) – see also the Geology of Britain viewer Geological History of Britain and Ireland (Woodcock & Strachan 2012) Geology of Britain...

Geology of the Yorkshire Dales

The slides for my 2021 University of York Centre for Lifelong Learning half-day class on the ‘Geology of the Yorkshire Dales’ can be downloaded here: 2021_GYD_slides (pdf) and 2021_GYD_slides (pptx). Slides from my 2016 CLL one-day class can be found below: Part 1 (Intro/Early Palaeozoic): 2016GYD_1Intro_SML Part 2 (Early Carboniferous): 2016GYD_2LowerCarb_SML Part 3 (Late Carboniferous): 2016GYD_3UpperCarb_SML Part 4 (Quaternary): 2016GYD_4Glacial_SML...