CONTENTS

 

INTRODUCTION

BADLANDS NATIONAL PARK

Vertebrate paleontology of the Pierre Shale and Fox Hills formations (Late Campanian - Late Maastrichtian)

of Badlands National Park, South Dakota

David J. Cicimurri, Gordon L. Bell, Jr. and Philip W. Stoffer

Locomotor adaptations in Metamynodon planifrons compared to other amynodontids (Perissodactyla,

Rhinocerotoidea)

William P. Wall and Kristen L. Heinbaugh

BIGHORN CANYON NATIONAL RECREATION AREA

A preliminary assessment of paleontological resources at Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area,

Montana and Wyoming

Vincent L. Santucci, David Hays, James Staebler, and Michael Milstein

CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK

An aetosaur (Reptilia:Archosauria) from the Upper Triassic Chinle Group, Canyonlands National Park, Utah

Andrew B. Heckert, Spencer G. Lucas and Jerald D. Harris

CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL PARK

Giant island/pygmy mammoths: The Late Pleistocene prehistory of Channel Islands National Park

Larry D. Agenbroad and Don P. Morris

CHESAPEAKE AND OHIO CANAL NATIONAL HISTORIC PARK

Stratigraphic and paleontologic record of the Sauk III regression in the central Appalachians

David K. Brezinski, John E. Repetski and John F. Taylor

CURECANTI NATIONAL RECREATION AREA

Non-marine trace fossils from the Morrison Formation (Jurassic) of Curecanti National Recreation Area, Colorado

Anthony R. Fiorillo

DENALI NATIONAL PARK & PRESERVE

All is not quiet on the paleontological front in Denali National Park

R.B. Blodgett and Phil Brease

FLORISSANT FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT

Fossil birds of Florissant, Colorado: With a description of a new genus and species of cuckoo

Robert M. Chandler

FOSSIL BUTTE NATIONAL MONUMENT

Paleoecology and paleoenvironments during the intial stages of Eocene Fossil Lake, SW Wyoming

Roberto E. Biaggi and H. Paul Buchheim

Vegetational history and climatic transition in an Eocene intermontane basin: Plant microfossil evidence from

the Green River Formation, Fossil Basin, Wyoming

Robert A. Cushman

Caddisfly (Trichoptera) larval cases from Eocene Fossil Lake

Mark A. Loewen, V. Leroy Leggit and H. Paul Buchheim

PETRIFIED FOREST NATIONAL PARK

Incised valley fills in the lower part of the Chinle Formation, Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona: Complete measured sections and regional stratigraphic implications of Upper Triassic Rocks

Russel F. Dubiel, Stephen T. Hasiotis and Timothy M. Demko

Probable reptile nests from the Upper Triassic Chinle Formation, Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona

Stephen T. Hasiotis and Anthony J. Martin

Occurrences of Zamites powelli in oldest Norian strata in Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona

Alisa S. Herrick, David E. Fastovsky and Gregory D. Hoke

New discoveries of Late Triassic dinosaurs from Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona

Adrian P. Hunt and Jeremiah Wright

The oldest Triassic strata exposed in Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona revisited

Francois Therrien, Matthew M. Jones, David E. Fastovsky, Alisa S. Herrick, and Gregory D. Hoke

TIMPANOGOS CAVE NATIONAL MONUMENT

An investigation of the Late Pleistocene fauna of Timpanogos Cave National Monument, Utah

Christian O. George

WALNUT CANYON NATIONAL MONUMENT

An inventory of paleontological resources from Walnut Canyon National Monument, Arizona

Vincent L. Santucci and V. Luke Santucci, Jr.

MULTIPLE PARKS

Continental ichnofossils from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation, Western Interior, USA: What organism behavior tells us about Jurassic environments and climates

Stephen T. Hasiotis

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