Precambrian - Early Cambrian fossils of the Mackenzie Mountains, western N.W.T.

Regions: Sahtu Settlement Area

Tags: physical sciences, fossils, paleontology, evolution

Principal Investigator: Narbonne, Guy (13)
Licence Number: 11084
Organization: Department of Geological Sciences, Queen's University
Licensed Year(s): 2001 1999 1998 1996 1994 1992 1991 1989 1988
Issued: Jan 01, 1991
Project Team: R. Dalrymple; R. MacNaughton; E. Turner; K. Fallas

Objective(s): to continue work begun in 1982; to study fossils in the rocks to understand the origin and early evolution of animal life.

Project Description: Dr. Narbonne and his team will continue work begun in 1982 in the Mackenzie Mountains. They will collect and study fossils in the rocks with the ultimate aim of understanding the origin and early evolutions of animal life.