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Cretaceous Park

Glacial meltwater and subaerial erosion after the ice age has sculptured a badlands landscape within Upper Cretaceous clastic sedimentary rocks. Abundant dinosaur fossil bones and skeletons have been exposed making the Dinosaur Provincial Park in Canada the richest dinosaur locality in the world.
This article appeared in Vol. 3, No. 1 - 2006

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