In Geology, various geologic occurrences took event. And just like we know that the current Geologic time is Holocene.
Several studies and theories have run into duels of whether COVID-19 would be the end of the Holocene era.
Personally, I feel if Black Death of all occurrences couldn’t wipe the whole world off, then COVID-19 can’t. I mean, with all the advanced technology we are endowed with…
Anyways, here are the five major mass extinction events in Geologic History and their causes.
Major Geologic Extinction Events
- End of Ordovician
- End of Devonian
- End of Permian
- End of Triassic
- End of Cretaceous
Cause of Major Geologic Extinction Events
- ORDOVICIAN – Warming, Cooling, Transgressions, Regression.
- DEVONIAN – Transgression.
- PERMIAN – Regression.
- TRIASSIC – Regression.
- CRETACEOUS – Warming.