SLIDESHOW - 2010 - Northwestern shoulder of Mount Stephen

Northwestern shoulder of Mount Stephen 2010 (0:42)

Aerial view of glacier
Aerial view of the contact between the Stephen Formation and the Cathedral Escarpment
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Jean-Bernard Caron

Mountain with glacier
ROM campsite with Mount Stephen glacier in background
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Jean-Bernard Caron

Mountains
View from Mount Stephen looking west, showing Burgess Pass and Mount Field (centre)
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Jean-Bernard Caron

Tents on bare rock, mountains in distance
ROM campsite
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Jean-Bernard Caron

Side of mountain with tarpaulin in centre
Fossil locality in front of Cathedral Escarpment
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Jean-Bernard Caron

Two workers study rocks
Lorna O'Brien (front) and Martin Smith excavate fossil layers
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Jean-Bernard Caron

Rock with black outlines around two fossils
Rock slab showing specimens of the sponge Vauxia
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Jean-Brernard Caron

Workers on slope of mountain
Excavation site, Robert Gaines observes the Escarpment contact in rear
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Jean-Bernard Caron

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