Thursday, October 11, 2012

Fossil Hunt at Tusan Cliffs

Image from MNS Miri archive
Come join us for an educational stroll on the beach against the backdrop of the dramatic cliffs of Tusan. Learn about the area's interesting geology and try your luck hunting for fossil crabs and molluscs. We're pleased to have MNS Miri Chairperson, Musa Musbah a biostatigrapher and Anura Dason, a geologist as our friendly guides for this outing. Details below:

Date: 20 October 2012 , Saturday
Time : 0800 hrs - 1000 hrs. 
            Meet at Tanjung Beach carpark at 0700 hrs.

What to bring : A hat, insect repellant (sand flies), sunscreen, comfortable foot wear e.g. sandals, raincoat. (Optional: Metal spoon, brush to dig fossils)

Here's a map of Tusan if you've no idea where this is.

If interested, please e-mail Musa Musbah at or

Please note non-members will have to pay a nominal registration fee of RM5. This will be waived, should you decide then to sign up as an MNS member.

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