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Useful Resources and Links

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The first-ever National Fossil Day—October 13, 2010
A wealth of information about fossils and paleontology exist on the Internet. Follow these links to learn more about fossils, explore specific topics, or discover exciting places to visit. These topics and sites represent information that is relevant to paleontology, fossils, and the National Park System.

Paleontology Resources

Education / Teacher Resources

Regulations for Fossil Collecting

Careers in Earth Sciences

Outreach Tips for Geoscientists

National Park Service Paleontology Reports

Field Guides and Fossil Books

Last updated:September 14, 2010