Fossil Butte National Monument

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Journal Article
Published: 01 September 2016
Journal of Paleontology (2016) 90 (5): 981–1011.
... Commons Attribution licence (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted re-use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Fossil vertebrates from Fossil Butte National Monument (FBNM), Wyoming...
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Composite measured sections at <b>Fossil</b> <b>Butte</b> <b>National</b> <b>Monument</b> and stratigra...
Published: 01 September 2016
Figure 2 Composite measured sections at Fossil Butte National Monument and stratigraphic distribution of important Fossil Butte (FB) fossil localities. Sections were measured in the three main areas of Wasatch outcrop exposure: (1) near the historic
Journal Article
Published: 01 May 2008
Journal of Paleontology (2008) 82 (3): 638–642.
...Dennis R. Ruez, Jr.; Philip A. Gensler 04 12 2007 The Paleontological Society 2008 The cooling during the Pliocene that preceded major continental glaciation in North America is recorded by thick fluvial and lacustrine sequences at Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument (HAFO...
Journal Article
Published: 01 June 2016
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (2016) 53 (6): 630–643.
... 1906 , 1908 a , 1908 b , 1908 c ; Hartman 1998 ). In our study, we utilized specimens from two stratigraphic units—the middle shale and caprock conglomerate—from three geographically distinct locations at the Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Colorado ( Figs. 1 and 2 ). Our analyses...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2009
Rocky Mountain Geology (2009) 44 (1): 33–70.
...Dennis R. Ruez, Jr. Abstract Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument (HAFO), Idaho, is internationally significant for the vertebrate fossils from its hundreds of fossil localities spanning more than a million years of the Pliocene. This study establishes the background for comparisons among...
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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 27 November 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.2535(21)
EISBN: 9780813795355
... 1938 California NPS Agate Fossil Beds National Monument Miocene mammals Authorized in 1965; established 1997 Nebraska NPS Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument Eocene to Oligocene plants, insects, and vertebrates 1969 Colorado NPS Fossil Butte National Monument Eocene plants...
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Series: GSA Field Guide
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1130/2005.fld006(05)
EISBN: 9780813756066
... of the trip you are in a national monument and that all collecting of rock and fossil materials without a valid resource use permit is prohibited. Stop 1–2, which is not inside the Monument, will afford opportunities to collect marine invertebrates. West of the Paunsaugunt Fault, the highway is on the Upper...
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Journal Article
Published: 11 October 2016
Journal of Paleontology (2016) 90 (6): 1225–1232.
... the terminology of Janis et al. ( 2008 ). Radiometric dates for each of these horizons in the John Day Formation are presented elsewhere (Fremd et al., 1994 ; Hunt and Stepelton, 2004 ; Albright, et al., 2008 ; Korth and Samuels, 2015 ). JODA, John Day Fossil Beds National Monument; UCMP, University...
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Series: GSA Field Guide
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1130/0-8137-0003-5.33
EISBN: 9780813756035
... NOTE: For part of this field trip, whenever we are south of the San Juan River, we will be on the Navajo Nation within the Navajo Indian Reservation. This field trip and all geologic studies within the Navajo Nation are done with the cooperation of, and under written permit from, the Navajo...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 November 2007
Journal of Paleontology (2007) 81 (6): 1423–1431.
... provided by the EDAX showed that the matrix from the Beartooth Butte was predominantly dolomite mixed with clay minerals. A fish fossil from the same locality was composed predominantly of phosphate while plants had a coating consisting of small carbonaceous granules. YPM 204948 was analyzed...
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Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 May 1970
AAPG Bulletin (1970) 54 (5): 709–718.
...D. L. Baars; W. R. Seager Abstract The White Rim Sandstone of Leonardian age forms prominent topographic benches west of the Colorado River in Canyonlands National Park. It has been described as being of eolian or marginal-marine origin by several authors without reference to specific evidence...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2011
Rocky Mountain Geology (2011) 46 (2): 165–181.
... to the public as both digital and paper versions. In conclusion, the stratigraphic studies and geologic mapping have provided a foundation to successfully correlate and map lacustrine beds from Fossil Butte National Monument south to Interstate Highway 80 and into the Green River Basin (Fig. 1 ). We...
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Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 September 2012
Geology (2012) 40 (9): 839–842.
... , doi:10.1038/35036572 . Campbell K.A. Bottjer D.J. , 1993 , Fossil cold seeps : National Geographic Research and Exploration , v. 9 , p. 326 – 343 . Cobban W.A. Walaszczyk I. Obradovich J.D. McKinney K.C. , 2006 , A USGS zonal table for the Upper Cretaceous...
Journal Article
Published: 01 April 2007
Scottish Journal of Geology (2007) 43 (1): 1–7.
... in 1880 by Mr John Henderson, Curator of the Phrenological Museum, Edinburgh, and this specimen was acquired as part of a larger collection, through purchase by the Edinburgh Museum of Science and Art (the forerunner of the National Museums of Scotland, Edinburgh) in 1885. At the time of initial...
Journal Article
Journal: Geosphere
Published: 08 May 2019
Geosphere (2019) 15 (4): 1128–1139.
... ; Harshbarger et al., 1957 ). At its type section a few kilometers east of Canyon DeChelly National Monument, Arizona at the Sonsela Buttes ( Figs. 1 and 2 ), the Sonsela Sandstone bed was thought to overly the lower part of the Petrified Forest Member ( Akers et al., 1958 ; Repenning et al., 1969...
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Map showing <b>fossil</b> vertebrate localities and measured sections in the Wasat...
Published: 01 September 2016
Figure 1 Map showing fossil vertebrate localities and measured sections in the Wasatch Formation at Fossil Butte National Monument, Lincoln County, southwestern Wyoming.
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1130/2009.monitoring(08)
EISBN: 9780813759432
... Wasatch Formation exposures within Fossil Butte National Monument contain a wide variety of fragmented terrestrial fossils. Because the rates of erosion and subsequent exposure and loss of fossil material are not well understood, the park initiated a multifaceted approach to study erosion rates. The park...
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Journal Article
Published: 03 November 2015
Journal of Paleontology (2015) 89 (4): 665–694.
... is nearly three times the size of Bown and Schankler’s ( 1982 ) sample, and by far the largest sample of pantolestids known from anywhere. In addition, relatively complete skeletons are now known of late Wasatchian Palaeosinopa from the Fossil Butte Member of the Green...
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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1130/2006.2416(01)
...-track age of 19.2 ± 0.5 Ma, overlies the Harrison paleosurface by ∼2 m; the Agate Ash, with a 40 K/ 40 Ar age of 21.9 Ma, occurs ∼10 m below the Harrison paleosurface at Agate National Monument, in the Hoffman channel section ( Hunt, 1990 ; MacFadden and Hunt, 1998 ). Pedocomplexes of calcareous...
Series: GSA Field Guide
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1130/2007.fld009(10)
EISBN: 9780813756097
... of geochronology, geochemistry, paleomagnetic polarity, and lithology. The four major formations are the Steens Mountain–Imnaha Basalt, Grande Ronde Basalt, Wanapum Basalt, and the Saddle Mountains Basalt (Fig. 2) . Ages range from 17.5 Ma for the Imnaha Basalt to 6.0 Ma for the Lower Monumental Member...
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