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Re: Ice Sheets Caused Massive Sea Level Change During Late Cretaceous




Christopher Collinson wrote:
> 
> Cool! (pun intended) But if the ice sheets did not extend to the coast, how
> are the dropstones in the plesiosaur calving grounds of Australia explained?
> 

These could have been glacial dropstones. Glaciers don't just form in
polar icesheets - you can find them in many other parts of the world.

See:

http://www.cmnh.org/dinoarch/2002Jul/msg00645.html

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