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Student Volunteers

Published on March 5, 2015 under Current Research
Student Volunteers
The Mammoth Site recently hosted two terrific groups of student volunteers from Chadron State College in northwestern Nebraska and South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in Rapid City, South Dakota. The students gave us…
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Yukagir Bison

Published on December 15, 2014 under Current Research
Yukagir Bison
(The Photo of the Yukagir Bison Frozen Mummy is by G. Boeskorov) The Study of the Yukagir Bison Recent research performed by the Mammoth Site staff and presented in November at the Society of Vertebrate…
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Channel Islands October 2014

Published on November 10, 2014 under Current Research
Channel Islands October 2014
Channel Islands--October 2014 This fall, two members of the Mammoth Site team, Justin Wilkins (Bonebed Curator) and Monica Bugbee (Preparator), traveled to Channel Islands National Park (CHIS) off the coast of southern California. Three of…
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2014 Excavation Season

Published on August 4, 2014 under Current Research
2014 Excavation Season
The Mammoth Site has once again wrapped up our summer excavation season! A total of 24 volunteers, 2 high school scholarship winners and 1 visiting scientist helped us continue our on-site investigations into the history…
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Opaline Phytoliths

Published on May 22, 2014 under Current Research
Opaline Phytoliths
Opaline Phytoliths Collaborative Research With Dr. Carlos Cordova Dr. Carlos Cordova spent part ofJanuary 16 and 17, 2008 on-site at the Mammoth Site taking samples of plaque from mammoth teeth, trying to recover opal phytoliths…
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