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Fossil Section

A Special GMS Group
for People Interested in Fossils

Fossil Section Meets
Second Monday
Every Month

Fossils are a unique way to get a glimpse of the past. Life (and sometimes death) is immortalized in stone.

These enigmatic rocks are formed many different ways and there is so much to learn from them. Please join us at the fossil section to learn more.

Click here for articles about fossils.
Click here for a link to a website devoted to Georgia fossils.

If you have any questions about Fossil Section, please contact Fossil Section chair Kim Cochran.


Fossil Section Message

By British Museum (Natural History).; Seward, A. C.; Stopes, Marie Carmichael [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Date: Monday, March 13, 2017
Time: 7:30 pm
Speaker: Martha Brown
Topic: Mesozoic Plant Fossils
Location: GMS Building

At the February meeting, Martha Brown led a discussion of members' favorite fossils. Members brought in some spectacular specimens for show & tell [webmaster]

At the March meeting, we will discuss plant fossils of the Mesozoic Era. Please bring your specimens.

Kim Cochran,
Fossil Section Chair

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