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Riker Hill Fossil Site

Riker Hill Fossil Site
Riker Hill Fossil Site

Riker Hill Fossil Site is one of only two known localities of major size along the Northeastern coast where large numbers of dinosaur footprints are preserved in-situ.

Location: Essex County, NJ

Year designated: 1971

Acres: 16

Ownership: County


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Last Updated: June 28, 2012