• Camarasus skull in the cliff face, rafters on the Green River, McKee Springs petroglyphs

    Dinosaur

    National Monument CO,UT

Multimedia Presentations

Artist Liz Bradford's painting of some of Dinosaur National Monument's Jurassic era dinosaurs and the landscape in which they lived.

A section of Liz Bradford's painting showing a Diplodocus in the distance, three Stegosauruses (two adults and a juvenile,) and, in the stream, a Camptosaurus.

Liz Bradford

Video: The Art of Dinosaur Reconstruction

This 15-second video offers a view of what the ancient world of the dinosaurs might have looked like and records the development of scientific artist Liz Bradford's painting, from sketches to completion.

 

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.