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Petrified Forest National Park
Arizona
Petrified Forest National Park
PO Box 2217
Arizona 86028
Phone 928 524-6228
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/pefo/
E-mail PEFO_Superintendent@nps.gov
Description  90,000 acres with petrified wood, archaeological sites, Painted desert, fossils, 2 visitor centers, & museum with paleontological collection
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Park
Field of Study  Paleontology

Second Mesa
Hopi Cultural Center & Museum
PO Box 7
Mesa AZ 86043
Phone 520 734-6650
Web Site http://www.psv.com/hopi.html
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus President
Field of Study  Paleontology
Group Identity Native American

Berkeley
California
Museum of Paleontology U of California
1101 Valley Life Sciences Building
Berkeley CA 94720
Phone 510 642-1821
Web Site http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/index.html
E-mail mailto:ucmpwebmaster@uclink.berkeley.edu
Description primarily for research, museum does have several mounted dinosaurs, bones, etc. Web site is excellent
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
Field of Study Science Facility Paleontology
 

  CA

  Claremont

  Alf Museum of Paleontology

  1175 W Baseline Rd

  Claremont  CA    91711    

  Phone   909 624-2798

  Web Site www.alfmuseum.org/

  Description  70,000 fossils - only accredited museum on a high school campus

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Paleontology

  New or Updated:   3/20/2007

Ojai
California
Ojai Valley Whale Society
PO Box 282
Ojai CA 93024
Phone 818 569-5465
Web Site http://www.ojaivalleywhalesociety.org/Page1.htm
E-mail mailto:plunkett@ojaivalleywhalesociety.org
Description group is trying to exhume and place 25 million year old fossil whale skeleton
Type of Resource Science
Nature of Group or Site Association
Field of Study Science Facility Paleontology

Riverside
Jurupa Mountains Cultural Center
7621 Granite Hill Drive
Riverside CA 92509
Phone 909 685-5818
Web Site www.the-jmcc.org/
Description features programs in archaeology, geology, paleontology & earth sciences
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study Science Facility Paleontology

  CO

  Fruita

  Dinosaur Journey

  550 Jurassic Court

  Fruita  CO

  Phone   970 858-7282

  Web Site  http://www.dinosaurjourney.org/DinosaurJourney.htm

  Description  local fossil finds, animated 1/2 size dinosaurs

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Paleontology

  New or Updated:  3/22/2006

Trinidad
Louden-Henritze Archaeology Museum
Trinidad State Junior College, Freudenthal Library
600 Prospect Street
Trinidad CO 81082
Phone 719 846-5508
Web Site http://www.tsjc.cccoes.edu/arch_museum/louden1.htm
Toll Free 800 937-6884
E-mail mailto:loretta.martin@tsjc.cccoes.edu
Description features geology and fossils as well as archaeology -- exhibits include recent local find mosasaur skeleton
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study Science Facility Paleontology

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