Saturday Seminar

The Middle Jurassic

The Life and Times of the Rutland Dinosaur fifty years on

From 10.00, 10th March 2018

On the 50th anniversary of the discovery of the Rutland Dinosaur, we focus on Middle Jurassic geology and fossils, but in particular, Sauropod Dinosaurs

The Topics to be discussed are:

An overview of the Jurassic System
Middle Jurassic fauna from the Isle of Skye
Feeding Mechanics in Sauropods
The Rutland Dinosaur - a history
Cetiosaurus's place amongst the Sauropods
Shifting environments recorded in Middle Jurassic strata of Britain