Living Landscapes
Northern Lights College
Posted on: May 11/2004 - 11:54 AM by: Site Administrator

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Living Landscapes: Peace River Northern Rockies

…You're invited to a Special Event…

The Royal British Columbia Museum, in collaboration with the North Peace Historical Society and Northern Lights College, is hosting a celebration to showcase the human and natural history of the Peace River-Northern Rockies Region.

Thursday, May 27, 2004

Join us in the multi-purpose room at Northern Lights College, for a special Fossil Identification "Road Show" starting at 6:00 pm. Two special presentations will then begin at 7:00 pm followed by a reception and a continuation of the Fossil Road Show between 8:30 pm and 9:30 pm.

  • Presentations
    "The Discovery and Excavation of British Columbia's First Dinosaurs from the Tumbler Ridge Area" by Rich McCrea (University of Alberta & The Peace Region Palaeontology Research Centre)
    " "Back to the Future: Lessons on climate change from the ancient mud of lakes and bogs" by Earth Scientist, Dr. Richard Hebda (Royal BC Museum)
  • Fossil Road Show
    The public is invited to bring along rocks and fossils for identification by palaeontologists from the Tumbler Ridge Museum Foundation.

Saturday, May 29, 2004 (9 am to 4 pm)

Join us again in the multi-purpose room at Northern Lights College for a day of short, informative and entertaining presentations on a variety of themes about the human and natural history of Northeastern BC. All presentations will feature local researchers supported by the Royal BC Museum Living Landscapes program.

This event has been partially supported with a grant from the Vancouver Foundation.

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For more information, contact:
Kathleen O'Neill
250-787-1203 or
kponeill@shaw.ca