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Monday, September 12, 2005

Museum hosts tour of active dinosaur dig

The public can watch paleontologists at work on Oct 1, as park of a Utah Museum of Natural History tour to a new dig site in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in southern Utah.

The hadrosaur (duck-billed dinosaur) site contains fossils that are about 75 million years old, dating to the late Cretaceous era. Participants will be able to view bones, learn about the history of the area and find out about techniques of paleontology field work,

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