CENOZOIC MAMMALS OF
WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA
Explore the wonderful Oligocene and
Miocene sediments of the Black Hills and Western Nebraska. Join
us for fossil collecting expeditions in the White River Group of
Wind cave National Monument, and early Miocene deposits of
western Nebraska, including Agate Fossil Beds National Monument.
Dates: June 15 -26, 2015
Cost: $1,800 undergraduate and $1,900 graduate
Cost includes meals and
MARINE REPTILES OF THE CRETACEOUS INTERIOR SEAWAY OF
Eighty-million years ago, during
much of the Age of Dinosaurs, South Dakota was covered by a
shallow inland seaway. Join us to help document fossil
discoveries; including marine reptiles, pterosaurs, gigantic
fish, sharks and baculites; while surveying along the Missouri
River. Enjoy the beautiful South Dakota prairie, where we will
be working in the gorgeous cliffs of the Niobrara Formation, and
the rolling hills of the Pierre Shale. Led by Dr. Darrin Pagnac
and Dr. Clint Boyd. Camp is based out of Chamberlain, SD, with
camping, dining and lodging services readily available.
Additional facilities are available in nearby Oacoma.
Cost: $1200 undergraduates, $1300 graduates
July 27 – August
Cost DOES NOT include meals or
Students are responsible for
transportation to Chamberlain and for arranging lodging.
A few lodging options in Chamberlain SD include:
American Creek Campground:
Best Western Lee’s Motor Inn:
For more information contact:
Dr. Darrin Pagnac
Dr. Clint Boyd