• Massive petrified redwood stumps

    Florissant Fossil Beds

    National Monument Colorado

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Scenery of the Florissant Valley Gallery

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FLFO_Mole

Fossil mammals are rare from the Florissant fossil beds, but a mountain mole was recently discovered, making it the oldest record in North America.