MITIGATION PALEONTOLOGY FIELD CAMP
Enjoy the beautiful South Dakota
prairie, where we will be working in the gorgeous cliffs of the
Niobrara Formation, and rolling hills of the Pierre Shale. Learn
the fundamentals of mitigation paleontology in the Cretaceous
Pierre Shale. Explore cutting-edge survey techniques, project
development, budgeting, and proper documentation. Intended for
individuals with an interest in the monitoring paleontology in
the field. Based out of Chamberlain, SD.
Cost: $1,600 undergraduate and $1,700 graduate
Cost doesn't include 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: $1600 undergraduates, $1700 graduates
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