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Denali Park
Alaska
Denali National Park
PO Box 9
Denali Park AK 9755
Phone 907 683-2294
Web Site www.nps.gov/dena/
E-mail denali_info@nps.gov
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study Geology
Owner/Operator US Army

 

 

Bakersfield
California
Buena Vista Museum of Natural History
2018 Chester Avenue
Bakersfield CA 93301
Phone 661 324-6350
Web Site http://www.sharktoothhill.com/index.html
E-mail mailto:bvmnh@sharktoothhill.com
Description earth history focusing on Kern County paleontology and anthropology
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study Science Facility Geology
 

  CA

  Barstow

  Mojave River Valley Museum

  270  Virginia Way

  PO Box 1282

  Barstow  CA   92311    

  Phone  760 256-5452

  Web Site http://mojaverivervalleymuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:mrvm@verizon.net

  Description  scientific, historical & cultural heritage of the Mojave Desert since 1776

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology

  Industry /Profession Mining

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research  Library

  New or Updated: 11/9/2006

  California
 
Clayton
 
Summit Museum
 
96 Mitchell Canyon Road
 
Diablo State Park
 
Clayton  CA
 
Phone   925 837-2525
 
Web Site  http://www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=517
 
Alt Web  http://www.mdia.org/
 
Description  located in stone tower  at top of state park's highest peak
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology
 
New or Updated:   1/14/2004

Mammoth Lakes
Devils Postpile National Monument
PO Box 3999
Mammoth Lakes CA 93546
Phone 760 934-2289
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/depo/
E-mail  mailto:DEPO_Superintendent@nps.gov
Alt Web http://www.frommers.com/destinations/devilspostpilenationalmonument/1090010001.html
Description features 60 foot high blue gray basalt stone columns, 101 foot high Rainbow Falls
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Geology
New or Updated: 05/05/2003

  Colorado
  Boulder

  Geological Society of America

  3300 Penrose Place

  PO Box 9140

  Boulder  CO    80301    

  Phone   303 447-2020  Web Site  http://www.geosociety.org

  Description  professional association for geologists of all stripes

  Type of Resource   Science

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology

  New or Updated:      3/26/2005

 

 CO

  Fruita

  Colorado National Monument

  Address  *****

  Fruita  CO   81521    

  Phone   970 858-3617

  Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/colm/

  Alt Web  http://www.desertusa.com/colnm/du_col_vvc.html

  Description  spectacular geologic formations, visitor center with AV program &

                    ranger tours in summer

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Park

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  3/18/2006


Colorado
Golden
Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum
16th & Maple
Golden CO 80401
Phone 303 273-3823
Alt Phone 303 273-3815
Web Site http://www.mines.edu/academic/geology/museum/
Alt Web http://lariatloop.org/VirtualTour/CSMGM.html
Description 75,000 minerals, fossils, gemstones & rocks from Colorado and around the world
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Geology
New or Updated: 03/28/2003

Golden
USGS National Earthquake Information Center
1711 Illinois Street, CO School of Mines
MAIL USGS Box 25046 MS967, Denver 80225
Golden CO
Phone
303 273-8500
Web Site http://neic.usgs.gov/neis/general/handouts/tour.html
Description tour US center for seismographic information, earthquake monitoring & research -- by appt only
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Local Tours
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study  Geology
New or Updated: 05/12/2003
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