Precambrian-Cambrian Ichnology Field Trip
Ediacaran-Cambrian ichnology, palaeobiology and geology of the Avalon and Burin peninsulas, Newfoundland, Canada
Pre- and post-conference fieldtrips, Ichnia 2012
1. Pre-conference fieldtrip – August 11th̶ to 13th 2012
2. Post-conference fieldtrips – August 19th to 21st 2012
The Precambrian-Cambrian Boundary- The evolution of burrowing
The base of the Phanerozoic is defined at the Global Stratotype Section at Fortune Head in southeastern Newfoundland. The boundary, as well as arguably being the most important stratigraphic boundary in Earth history, is also defined on the basis of ichnology.