Local Geology - The Ottawa Area

To examine a display click on the thumbnail illustration beside each heading. To visit a new display you must return to this part of the Hooper Virtual Natural History Museum (HVNHM) lobby. To see a different wing of the Museum, click on the Doorway (left) to return to the main lobby. Enjoy your tour. If you have time following your tour please fill in our visitor survey as you exit the museum.

The Champlain Sea
Part One: The Geological History
The Champlain Sea
Part Two: The Paleoecology
Ottawa Paleontology
Treasures in our Backyard
Pink Lake
The Limnology of an Unusual Lake