22 Aug '16, 11am

Scientists to seek 'line in the rock' marking new man-made Anthropocene epoch

Scientists to seek 'line in the rock' marking new man-made Anthropocene epoch

In recent years there has been an increasing push among some geological scientists to officially declare a new epoch. They cite man’s harmful impact on the climate system, marine and terrestrial ecosystems, habitats, biodiversity and plant and wildlife. A working group of experts was set up to investigate possible evidence of a new epoch. They will present their findings to the 35th International Geological Congress (IGC) in Cape Town, South Africa, which runs from August 27 to September 4. The group then plans to look for a “line in the rock” that would mark the beginning of the Anthropocene. There could be a formal declaration that we are living in the Anthropocene by the International Union of Geological Sciences

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/scientists-to-seek-line-in-the-rock-...

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