Dr. Lou Taylor will teach a K/Pg Boundary short course at the museum on October 19 (Thur) and 20 (Fri), and field trip to Trinidad Lake State Park to see the boundary on Saturday, October 21st.
Class is from 6:30 to 8:30 and the field trip is all day. Information available from adult education at the museum Sign Up!.
The K\T Boundary and much more! Trinidad Lake State Park contains one of the best exposures of the famed K/T Boundary, where Cretaceous and Tertiary aged rocks are separated by an iridium-rich layer that represents an asteroid impact and possibly the extinction of many of the Earth’s dinosaur species.