NCFC September 2022 Meeting

The NC Fossil Club met on September 18, 2022. The speaker was Dr. Patricia Gensel, Paleobotanist, Professor at UNC Department of Biology.  Her topic was "Studying Ancient Plants."

During the business meeting, the Grants Committee awarded a grant to Haviv Avrahami, a Ph.D. Candidate in the Dept. of Biological Sciences at N.C. State University. He has a B.S. in Geology from Appalachian State and an M.S. in Biological Sciences from N.C. State. His project was titled “A new orodrominefrom the Mussentuchit Member of the Cedar Mountain Formation, Utah." His research is hoping to show these animals lived a burrowing lifestyle and even possibly had family units.