Our Suffolk glacial deposits continue to yield many fine Jurassic fossils. This Camptonectes scallop shell was brought into Ipswich Museum for identification by GeoSuffolk on October 23rd. (The £coin is for scale!)
Heritage Day visitors walk in the footsteps of Ipswich's Blackfriars, whose hands helped build these septaria walls some 700 years ago.
Suffolk Coast & Heaths AONB Work Party volunteers helped to weed and mulch the trees of the Pliocene Forest today. For these birches, this will be their 10th winter on site.
Did you know that Fisons fertiliser manufacture continued in the Ipswich Area through the 20th century? Read an update to our 'coprolite' leaflet in GeoSuffolk Times no.41. Also incuded: the Suffolk woolly rhinoceros jaw which appeared on Blue Peter; baked clay sling bullets at Sudbury Heritage Centre and more on left-handed snails.