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RE: No Mesozoic rainforests?



> Didn't they find a "rainforest" way up in Colorado
> dated only about 1.4 million years after the K/T?
> This suggests that rainforests were not confined to
> the Equator during the earliest Paleogene. I can't
> imagine things being wildly different in the
> Cretaceous, or at least the Maastrichian.

You have rainforest in British Columbia today. But
that's an entirely different biome than what most
people would think of on hearing the word
"rainforest".


Eike


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