The NC Fossil Club met July 21, 2019. Linda McCall gave a presentation about the club’s recent trip out west.
Don Rideout gave a presentation on “Belgrade Quarry – A Trip Through the Oligocene.”
Our speaker for the September meeting was Duke student Tim Sokolskyi who talked about Shark Evolution.
Dr. Patricia Kelley, Professor Emerita of Geology, UNC-W, comes to us from the Paleontological Society Distinguished Speaker Program. Her talk was titled The Arms Race from a Snail’s Perspective: Evolution of the Naticid Gastropod Predator-Prey...
Dr. James Bain and his Paleocampers gave a report on their “Paleozona” trip to Arizona this past June.
The September meeting included a celebration of the club’s 40th anniversary and the debut/release of Volume IV of the Fossils of North Carolina series. Volume IV is in two parts: reptiles, birds, Proto-mammals and...
George Powell from Greenville talked about his fossil collection and provided tips and techniques for cataloging fossils.