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Stop 15 at Haughton

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You are now standing on the edge of the lakebed sediments. At this locality, researchers have found several fossil fish and plants. In the movie, see these researchers looking for these fossils!

Fossil hunting in the lakebed sediments

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By studying the types of plant fossils found in these sediments, geologists have been able to show that the Arctic was much warmer and wetter just after the impact event on Devon Island.

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