Life in the Tar Seeps

Life in the Tar Seeps

A Spiraling Ecology from a Dying Sea

Finding an intricate web of life in the tar seeps of the Great Salt Lake

At Great Salt Lake, near Robert Smithson's iconic earthwork Spiral Jetty, a motley crew of scientists walks the mudflats to study fossils in the making. This reputedly dead sea is home to countless tar seeps, pools of raw oil that act as the perfect preservative, encasing organisms as they were ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595349552
  • Published: November -0001

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