Thousands of bones have made their way from Colorado’s high country to Denver, and on Tuesday scientists at the Museum of Nature & Science showed off the fossils.
Crews have recovered nearly 5,000 fossils from a site near Snowmass Village since excavation began last year.
The Ice Age fossil excavation work in Snowmass Village wraps up over the Fourth of July holiday weekend.
More discoveries from the Ice Age are revealed in Snowmass Village. The dig team has found more than 4,000 fossils from the site at the Ziegler Reservoir.
Scientists from North America and Europe are gathering in Snowmass Village this weekend to study Ice Age fossils recovered from a reservoir under construction.
Scientists say an excavation site in western Colorado has unearthed fossils for ice age mastodons of all ages.
There were more discoveries at that fossil dig site near Snowmass Village.
Researchers are in a race against time as they dig up Ice Age-era fossils in Western Colorado.
Even though winter won’t seem to end in Colorado’s mountains, researchers are already digging for fossils outside Snowmass Village.
Add the Ice Age camel to the growing list of animals that roamed an area in western Colorado some 50,000 to 150,000 years ago.