Utah Geology and Paleontology

The Utah Fossil Page. A very good site to view numerous images of invertebrate fossils from Utah.

Utah Geological Survey. A great resource for information about the geology of Utah.

Interactive Geologic Map of Utah. A resource of the Utah Geological Survey.

St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm. A web site dedicated to remarkable dinosaur trackways preserved at St. George, Utah.


The Burgess Shale

The Burgess Shale Geoscience Foundation.

The Smithsonian Institution's Burgess Shale Web page.

The University of California Museum of Paleontology's Burgess Shale Web Page.

The Yale Peabody Museum's Burgess Shale Web Page.



A Guide to the Orders of Trilobites. A web site devoted to information about most major trilobite groups, their evolutionary histories, and details about how they lived.


Paleontology & Evolution Web Sites

The Paleontology Portal. Provides links to numerous paleontological resources.

ScienceDaily: Paleontological News. Paleontological news that is "hot off the press".

Understanding Evolution. A good resource on evolution by the University of California, Berkeley.


Institutions and Organizations

The Paleontological Institute. Publisher of the Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology and The University of Kansas Paleontological Contributions.

The Paleontological Research Institution. Publisher of the Bulletin of American Paleontology and home of the Museum of the Earth.

The Paleontological Society. The largest professional paleontological society in North America.



The American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY.

The Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, PA.

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Denver, CO.

The Field Museum, Chicago, IL.

The Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville, FL.

The Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Ma.

The Museum of the Earth, Ithaca, NY.

The Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC.

The University of California Museum of Paleontology, Berkeley, CA.

The University of Kansas Natural History Museum & Biodiversity Research Center, Lawrence, KS.

The Yale Peabody Museum, New Haven, CT.


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