The Geologic History of Fossil Butte National Monument and Fossil Basin
NPS Occasional Paper No. 3
HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF RESEARCH
Basal Conglomerate Member
Age of the Wasatch Formation
Green River Formation
Fossil Butte Member
Age of the Green River Formation
Bulldog Hollow Member
Age of the Fowkes Formation
THE GEOLOGIC STRUCTURE OF FOSSIL BASIN
PALEOECOLOGY AND TAPHONOMY
Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data
McGrew, Paul Orman, 1909-
The geological history of Fossil Butte National Monument and Fossil Basin.
(National Park Service, occasional paper; no. 3)
1. GeologyWyomingFossil Butte National Monument. 2. Geology, StratigraphicEocene.
3. PaleontologyEocene. 4. Fossil Butte National Monument, Wyo. I. Casilliano, Michael, joint
author. II. Title. III. Series: United States. National Park Service. National Park Service
occasional paper; no. 3.
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