Saturday, February 28, 2009

Frenchman Formation Terrestrial Ecosystem Conference Reminder

The deadline for abstracts, and early discounted registration is March 1st for the Frenchman Formation Terrestrial Ecosystem Conference, to be held in Eastend, Saskatchewan, May 17-20, 2009.

Registration is still possible after March 1, up to a total of 100 participants.

Featured speakers include John Storer, Kirk Johnson, and Thomas Holtz, who will reveal aspects of Maastrichtian fossil discovery and paleontology.

To register and for other inquiries please contact the T. rex Discovery Centre at 1 (306) 295-4009

E-mail abstracts to:

For detailed information (including abstract guidelines), visit the conference web site.

"After over a hundred years of local palaeontological discovery and excavation, the Frenchman Formation Terrestrial Ecosystem Conference will be held in Eastend, Saskatchewan. Attendees from across North America will present research on the wealth of fossils found in southwest Saskatchewan, including Scotty the T. rex. The organizers of this event (the T. rex Discovery Centre, the Royal Saskatchewan Museum, and the University of Alberta) welcome your participation."