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Useful Resources and Links

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The first-ever National Fossil Day—October 13, 2010
A wealth of information about fossils and paleontology exist on the Internet. Follow these links to learn more about fossils, explore specific topics, or discover exciting places to visit. These topics and sites represent information that is relevant to paleontology, fossils, and the National Park System.

Paleontology Resources

Education / Teacher Resources


Regulations for Fossil Collecting


Careers in Earth Sciences


Outreach Tips for Geoscientists


National Park Service Paleontology Reports


Field Guides and Fossil Books

Last updated:September 14, 2010