Fossils Found in the Burgess Shale?

Answer The Burgess Shale in British Columbia, Canada holds an exceptionally large quantity of fossils from the Middle Cambrian period. The period lasted from approximately 540 million years ago until 490 ... Read More »

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Can you find fossils in shale?

You can find fossils in shale ,since fossils are common in sedimentary rock, which includes shale. Usually the fossils found in shale include only bones, shells or other hard parts of bodies, but s... Read More »

Fossils Found in Nebraska?

Nebraska has 93 counties. An article in the "Daily Nebraskan" says 90 of the counties have had fossils found in them. The article quotes George Corner, manager of vertebrate paleontology for the Mo... Read More »

Fossils Found in Paphos?

Paphos is a beautiful ocean resort town located in the southernmost region of Cyprus. The south of this large isle is known as the Greek Area because it used to be a Greek colony. It is ruled by th... Read More »

Types of Fossils Found?

Fossils are the remnants of organic material (e.g., animals and plants). Most organic material dissolve over time; however, several different types of fossils have been found. This high variety of ... Read More »