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Paleontology Sites

Mazon Creek

Located in Illinois, a bit north of downtown Chicago, The Mazon Creek dates to the Paleozoic Era, Pennsylvania epoch (about 300 million years ago). The geologic formation alternates between layers of coal and shale

Christopher Fernandez & Gladys Vilchez