Day 5 of the Paleo - Geology Trip
On the road again .. again.
Springy begging for a nature break
Fremont Culture Pictograph (painting) in Canyon Pintado (Painted Canyon).
Collecting Eocene* Green River Formation plants & insect fossils
(Bill Hood is helping me tell the difference between plants & insects)
Once you actually find an insect though, you know the difference!
Click here to see some of the
fossils we found here
* Cenozoic Era,
Tertiary Period, Paleogene
SubPeriod, Eocene Epoch : 54-38 million years ago
Ahhh .. Utah does have a sense of humor
We met the actual buffalo from the nickel (retired)
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