Evolvingearth.org Evolvingearth.org banner
Evolvingearth.org Evolvingearth.org blank
blank
Home
Articles
News
Calendar
Research
Links
Help
Grants
blank

The Okanogan Highlands

The Okanogan Highlands
Okanogan Highlands Map

McAbee is only one of a group of localities extending approximately 1,200 kilometers from central Washington north into central British Columbia. These locations have been determined to be close in age through radiometric dating and floral comparisons. Each site is different because of the microclimate specific to that area, whether the fossils were deposited near to shore or deep in the lake and the type of sediments preserving the fossils. By understanding what occurs at each deposit and then making comparisons we can build a broader picture of the forest that covered the entire region.

Next read about Lake McAbee or return to the McAbee main page.


©2012 - 2001 Evolving Earth Foundation. All rights reserved
Learn from the site, but don't steal my content.
Questions? Webmaster@evolvingearth.org
Read About Us and our Mission Statement

blank