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Welcome!
In this activity you will learn the steps a researcher goes through when studying fossils to answer a hypothesis.

Since Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument has been created to preserve the paleontological resources for future generations, people are not allowed to dig for fossils. However, this activity will give you the chance to virtually dig for fossils, leaving the real ones alone for others to enjoy.

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Research Design
Proposals and Permits
Gear and Logistics
The Excavation Site
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