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    Dinosaur

    National Monument CO,UT

Low Water Crossing Replaced near Echo Park

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Date: September 16, 2008
Contact: Carla Beasley, (435) 781-7700

A low water crossing on the road to Echo Park is scheduled to be replaced between October 15 and October 31.

Access into Echo Park, starting at the junction of the Yampa Bench Road and the Echo Park Road, will be closed during construction.

Heavy equipment will travel on the Echo Park Road. Please use caution. For more information, call Dinosaur National Monument at 435-781-7700.

Did You Know?

Photo of paleontologist Earl Douglass.

Paleontologist Earl Douglass first came to Utah looking for mammal fossils. He returned in 1909 and discovered an immense deposit of dinosaur bones, now protected at Dinosaur National Monument. Although made famous by dinosaurs, Douglass died preferring his beloved mammal fossils over dinosaurs.