SLIDESHOW - 2000

ROM Field Expedition to Walcott Quarry 2000 (0:51)

Helicopter preparing for takeoff
DESCRIPTION: Helicopter preparing for takeoff

Near Field, preparing equipment for transport to Fossil Ridge (upper left, covered in snow)
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Workers sit around camp in snow
DESCRIPTION: Workers sit around camp in snow

ROM field camp, below Walcott Quarry, July 2000
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Workers dig heavy snowfall
DESCRIPTION: Workers dig heavy snowfall

Digging snow out of Walcott Quarry, start of 2000 season
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Using rope saw to cut snow
DESCRIPTION: Using rope saw to cut snow

Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Side of mountain
DESCRIPTION: Side of mountain

Aerial view of Walcott Quarry
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Two men pose in quarry
DESCRIPTION: Two men pose in quarry

Chen Jun-Yuan (left) and Desmond Collins above Walcott Quarry, 2000
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Shot of quarry showing extent of excavation
DESCRIPTION: Shot of quarry showing extent of excavation

Maximum extent of excavation below Walcott Quarry
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Team poses with ROM flag
DESCRIPTION: Team poses with ROM flag

ROM crew with Emerald Lake in background
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Rainy, foggy view of quarry
DESCRIPTION: Rainy, foggy view of quarry

Walcott Quarry, final day of 2000 season
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Side of mountain
DESCRIPTION: Side of mountain

Aerial view of Fossil Ridge, end of 2000 season
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins