Measuring diversity, ecology, and evolution in marine tetrapods

Sep 2019 BETR Workshop: Geobiological Methods and Advances

This workshop at China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, China was to introduce students to the research and innovations of the Biosphere Evolution, Transitions and Resilience (BETR) project; a NERC funded project between several institutions in China and the UK. It included several days of talks in Wuhan followed by a fieldtrip to the Three Gorges Dam region to view the Ediacaran, Ordovician, and Permian–Triassic sequences. The website for the workshop is here.

Ediacaran rocks near the Three Gorges Dam The Three Gorges Dam The end of Snowball Earth The Permian-Triassic boundary The GSSP for the Dapingian A stone marking the Dapingian GSSP A stone marking the location of the Hirnantian GSSP The name stone to CUG Visiting a bar in Yichang
Some images from my visit to Wuhan and the fieldtrip to the Three Gorges Dam area.

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