8/4/15

rocks and fossils at Waihi Beach in Taranaki



Above are two close-up shots of the top layers in the photo below.

Water has dislodged portions of the hillside and they have fallen down to the coast.

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The water has brought with it lovely fossils and interesting rocks.



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7 comments:

John said...

Interesting - I'm now reading a book about stratification and fossils

Rhonda Albom said...

Those fossils are a really cool find. Nice shots.

orvokki said...

I haven't ever seen fossiles in natur.
These are very interesting stones and beautiful.

Mersad said...

Awesome! Thanks for linking up with the "Through My Lens" meme!

Mersad
Mersad Donko Photography

Mari said...

These are amazing photos. I live that one with water in between rock hills.

Marie C said...

Such an interesting post! Remembrances of a time long forgotten!

Nicole/Frau Frieda said...

I never seen fossiles in nature. Awesome. I love them.