Field Work 2011

Terri

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Very nice tease Kevin! Looking forward to seeing your finds next week, I'm very jealous of your two weeks in the field, good luck!:mrgreen:
 

skywindsurfer

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I must say kudos to those of you who can suffer the weather and everything and spend so much time on these fossils. I love palentology(spelling?) but there is no way I could do it for a living.
 

DWhatley

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What minerals replaced the original to make it look like marble? It look like you can just pick it up (as to a lot of your finds that you post :razz:). How much work have you already done (at the time of the photo) and how much longer did it take to free it from the substrate?
 

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Nice Kevin - tweeted and stuck!
 

Terri

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Beautiful flora and fauna Kevin! I think I have a little orthocone that looks a lot like the one on the left, I'll post it later. Are you finding any other fossils in your Ordovician rocks?
 

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I hope there are not a lot of lizards at Terri's place, I might get terribly distracted from the rocks to see if they will let me approach :biggrin2:
 

Terri

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The second pic. of the A. kingianus, with the knife for scale, would be awesome prepped! It reminds of the one Hajar prepped and posted his progress on. :smile:
 

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