Fieldwork in "The Volunteer State"

Tennessee Road trip!

This past weekend June 19-21, 2015 I finally had the chance to visit Dawson Clay Pit at Henry County Tennessee, … Continued

Celebrating after a successful plaster jacketing.

Full Plaster Jacket

Today was yet another beautiful day at Lago Alajuela, where we have spent the last two days searching for fossils … Continued

Alabama Welcome Sign

Sweet Home Alabama!

For the past few day I have been in Alabama with Prof Steven Manchester and his class searching for fossilized … Continued

Sonia sketching the outcrop

Faults of the Empire

In a previous post Sonia explained the paleohistory  of the isthmus, from its volcanic  beginnings to recent sedimentation. This history … Continued