The Fish River Canyon and Nama Group of Namibia: The Fish River Canyon & Ediacaran Fossils

Gisela Hinder, Patricia Vickers Rich, Paul van Schalkwyk, Gabi Schneider

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Coinciding with the late stage of the orogenies that welded together the Gondwana supercontinent, a huge sedimentary basin developed in southern Namibia and accommodated the molasse derived from the uplifted orogenic areas.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAfrica's Top Geological Sites
Subtitle of host publication35th International Geological Congress Commemorative Volume
EditorsRichard Viljoen, Morris Viljoen, Carl Anhaeusser
Place of PublicationCentury City, South Africa
PublisherStruik Nature
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)9781775844488, 177584448X
Publication statusPublished - 2016
EventInternational Geological Congress, 2016 - Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town, South Africa
Duration: 27 Aug 20164 Sep 2016
Conference number: 35th


ConferenceInternational Geological Congress, 2016
Abbreviated titleIGC 2016
Country/TerritorySouth Africa
CityCape Town
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