Biosignatures & Paleobiology

SEPM Field Conference on Microbial Mats in Siliciclastic Deposits (Archean to Today)

By Keith Cowing
September 17, 2009

May 21 – 23, 2010 Denver, Colorado and Dinosaur Ridge, Cretaceous Dakota Sandstone, Denver

The conference presents an important and novel review on microbial mats and the sedimentary structures they form in siliciclastic settings through Earth times, from the early Archean to the present. The meeting brings together the expertise and knowledge of an international panel of leading researchers to provide a state-of-the art overview of the field. The participants give a timely review of the current and most topical areas of research, essential for all scientists interested in this rapidly growing field. For more information: Source: NAI Newsletter

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