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Educational Series 1. Guide to Fossil Collecting in Minnesota_Revised
Hogberg, R.K.; Sloan, R.E.; Tufford, Sarah (Minnesota Geological Survey, 1967)
 

Title 
Educational Series 1. Guide to Fossil Collecting in Minnesota_Revised

Issue Date
1967

Publisher
Minnesota Geological Survey

Type
Map, Report

Abstract
FOSSILS tell us what life was like on earth in ancient geologic time. A fossil clam, for example, lived on a sea bottom much as its modern relatives do. By finding many fossil clams, we can determine the extent of a prehistoric sea. Fossils also indicate the climates of the geologic past. Fossils show us that life on earth has not always been the same. In fact primitive algae and bacteria have given rise to reptiles, mammals, and finally to man. Fossils aid geologists in finding oil and other mineral deposits.

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Other Identifier(s)
issn: 0544-3083

Series/Report Number
Educational Series
1_Revised

Description
Reprinted 1979; Reprinted 1985

Suggested Citation
Hogberg, R.K.; Sloan, R.E.; Tufford, Sarah. (1967). Educational Series 1. Guide to Fossil Collecting in Minnesota_Revised. Minnesota Geological Survey. Retrieved from the University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy, http://purl.umn.edu/57229.


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