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Virtual Field Trip

VFT Animals of the Ice Age: Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument Tune in virtually from Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument as paleontologists Dr. Josh Bonde and Becky Hall talk about different animals of the Ice Age and the discoveries which led to the designation of the Monument!  Come along to learn more about […]

Virtual Field Trip

VFT: Gilcrease Orchard: Farming in Las Vegas Tune in virtually as we meet up with Mark at Gilcrease Orchards! On the outskirts of Las Vegas, the Gilcrease Family Farm has been providing for the community for over 90 years! The unique geology where the farm sits upon, has natural artesian springs that created a desert […]

Virtual Field Trip

VFT: Trekking across the Triassic: The fossils and life in Nevada 240 million years ago! Come join paleontologists from the outcrops of Triassic exposures in Southern Nevada. Before the Age of Dinosaurs and “Jurassic Park”, Nevada had some odd prehistoric animals roaming the tidal flats in Southern Nevada, while in Central Nevada, some of the […]