Fossil Detectives: West and Wales Southwest

Visits Northwest Coast at Formby, where Hermione has come to see some beautiful footprints preserved in the sticky sand. But these arent the tracks of some mysterious beast; they are clearly the tracks of modern humans. Dating up to 5000 years ago, these footprints give a tantalizing glimpse of the behavior of our direct ancestors. Britains Jurassic Coast, stretching for 155 kilometres along Englands South Coast, is one of the most important geological sites in the world. The coastline covers a