Geological Wonders in Alberta
Traveller's Guide to Geological Wonders in Alberta is an excellent
resource for those that are curious about the land formations and unique
sites within Alberta. Within the book are over 100 in-depth overviews of
some of the most breath-taking locations within Alberta, complete with
detailed maps, color pictures and valuable information.
The excerpts on this website are only a preview of the
vast information in the book. The book is divided up into sections
according to the six tourism destination regions of Alberta.
book was written by Ron Mussieux and Marilyn Nelson. Ron Mussieux is the
Curator of Geology at the Provincial
Museum of Alberta, and is a contributor to geological education
throughout Edmonton and Alberta.
Nelson is an Edmonton-area geologist that has worked with the Museum on
a variety of Geology projects over the last 15 years.
The book was produced by the Provincial
Museum of Alberta, and copublished by the Federation of
Alberta Naturalists and the Canadian Society of Petroleum
Also, it was given support by Alberta Community Development.
Copies of A Traveller's Guide to Geological Wonders in
Alberta may be purchased at the Provincial Museum of Alberta, select
local Edmonton bookstores or by contacting the Federation of Alberta