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Department
Environmental Science
Course
EESA06H3
Professor
Nick Eyles
Semester
Winter

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EESA06 Lecture 8How are fossils formedshells buried and preserved unaltered 100 million yearscavities filled with silica calcium carbonate irona process called mineralizationMethods Fossilizationfreezingdryingasphaltambercarbonizationpermineralization most commonpeat bogsparaffinvolcanic ashPermineralizationdie in or near watersoft parts consumed by bacteriasedimentation fine grainedmore detail chemical makeup of rockcolourmore seds pile onpressurerockmineral rich waterchanges to the shelluplift erosionAmmolitean organic gemstoneammonite fossils
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