• The Agate Fossil Hills where mammal fossils were excavated in the early 1900's

    Agate Fossil Beds

    National Monument Nebraska

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Events Upcoming for September

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  • Annual Star Gaze Party

    Friday, September 26, 2014

    Inside star program then star gaze with the help of local astronomy folks. More

  • 2014 Fee Free days

    Saturday, September 27, 2014

    Fee Free days More

  • Public Lands Day

    Saturday, September 27, 2014

    Rangers will highlight public lands. More

Did You Know?

Windmill head, typically on a 10-12 foot tower.

The windmills seen in the area are still used to pump water into stock tanks for cattle to drink. Some of these wells are 250 to 300 feet deep and provide a good source of water as long as the wind blows.