• Massive petrified redwood stumps

    Florissant Fossil Beds

    National Monument Colorado

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Did You Know?

fossil of wasp

Up to 1,500 different kinds of fossil insects and spiders have been found in the Florissant Fossil Beds making it one of the most diverse insect fossil sites in the world.