This week’s EarthByte seminar will be held via Zoom at 8:30–9:30am Thursday, Sydney time. Our speaker this time will be Camilo Montes Rodriguez from the Universidad del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia. To access the Zoom meeting, follow this link: https://uni-sydney.zoom.us/j/89526697076. Further details regarding the talk are below:
The geology of Panama: Latest developments
This talk will discuss the geology of the Isthmus of Panama, including its importance for global climate and biogeography. It will present a summary of work regarding the Isthmus’ closure in middle Miocene times, with additional emphasis on paleobathymetry estimates in the Isthmus.