Tea and Science: Pickaxe to the Past - How McGill digs dinosaurs

Sunday, January 6, 2019 03:00to04:30
Redpath Museum In Room 106, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA
Fee: $7 (+ taxes). Payable at the entrance.

By Dajou Cottrell and Claire Buisson.

Find out about the amazing skeletal remains found during the Vertebrate Paleontology Field course this summer to Dinosaur Provincial Park in Alberta. Unearthed, excavated and packed-out by the team of McGill students including Dajour and Claire, the preserved remains of this Corythosaurus fossil from the Cretaceous gives us a glimpse into life in the tropical landscape of western Canada about 65 million years ago.

Tea and snacks will be provided by the Redpath Museum Society. Bilingual / bilingue. Fee/Entrée : $7 (+ taxes). Payable at the entrance.

Everyone welcome / Bienvenue à tous. INFO: redpath.museum [at] mcgill.ca



Land Acknowledgement

McGill University is on land which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. We acknowledge and thank the diverse Indigenous peoples whose presence marks this territory on which peoples of the world now gather.

The Redpath Museum's director EDI statement.

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