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  NB Bathurst

january 2014
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january 2014

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Location description

At Bathurst in the coastal cliffs various plant fossils from the Carboniferous period occur. All along the coast Carboniferous rocks are exposed. To the west there are outcrops of older layers. In some places entire fossil trees can be seen in the cliff. Collecting below the cliff is only possible at low tide.

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Bathurst is located in the north of the State of New Brunswick in eastern Canada. A good place is at Clifton, about 30 kilometers northeast of Bathurst.

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Various plant fossils.

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