Journey Back In Time

Name of the geologic time period.


Major geologic events of that time period.

Some of the major geologic events include ice ages, the formation of the great lakes, and the continents moving to where they are now

What was the climate like?

The climate started out warm then got cool then got warm again then at the end of the period it got freezing and the ice age stated!

Dominant organisms living at that time - animals and plant.

Uintatherium, Plesiadapis, Hyracotherium.

What was the environment like?

Most of the Earth’s climate was tropical or sub-tropical. But, by the middle of the period, the Earth had started to cool.

What are the main things travelers might like to see?

They might want to see the animals, plants, geography, and other things that might have changed from then to now.

What should travelers pack for comfort and safety?

They should pack fresh water because there is mainly saltwater during this period.

What dangers might travelers face?

There were volcanic explosions in the beginning. Large mammals such as rhinoceroses, saber tooth cats, hyena-don, and predator birds. There were also poisonous plants.