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    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Centennial Paleontology Site - Jacketing Large Fossils

Site of a Large Fossil

Site of a Large Fossil

NPS Photo by Rod Horrocks

Procedure for jacketing the fossils.
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For more information about the Centennial Site click on the links below.

Discovery
Site Map
Rhinoceros Skeleton
Rhinoceros Skull
Mesohippus Skeleton

 
 
Large Fossils Jacketed

Large Fossils Jacketed

NPS Photo by Rod Horrocks

 
Dr. McDonald Removing the Fossils From the Ground

Dr. McDonald Removing the Fossils From the Ground

NPS Photo by Tom Farrell

 
Rod Horrocks Completing the Plaster Jackets

Rod Horrocks Completing the Plaster Jackets

NPS Photo by Tom Farrell

 
Fossils Ready to be Moved

Fossils Ready to be Moved

NPS Photo by Rod Horrocks

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