Road Scholar Program at Historic Deerfield: 600 Million Years of Natural History from Pangea to the Connecticut River Valley

July 18, 2017 - July 21, 2017 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm



Ancient rock formations in the Connecticut River Valley tell the story of billions of years of continental splitting and colliding. Explore the rich natural history of the 410-mile river stretching from New Hampshire’s Connecticut Lakes to Long Island Sound. Discover armored mud balls and see fossil specimens collected at the Natural History Museum of Amherst College — home to the largest collection of dinosaur tracks in the world — and examine the ecological diversity of the region at the Great Falls Discovery Center.

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