|Eastern Mojave Vegetation||Gunlock, Washington County, Utah.|
See also: Pipe Spring.
A Plaque posted in the town of Gunlock describes the origin of the name of the town.
Near this location are collection sites of Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous paleosols used by Retallack in his 2009 study of greenhouse crises of the past 300 million years. Retallack used stomatal index data for fossil Ginko and related leaves as a proxy for past CO2 spikes and paleosol chemical data as proxies for temperature and humidity changes. These data show that global warming due to CO2 rise is a not a unique event in earth history and that the magnitude of the coming anthropogenic greenhouse pales in comparison with past greenhouse spikes at times of global mass extinctions.
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Date and time this article was prepared:12:50:20 PM, 8/16/2019.