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    Welcome to the Dallas Paleontological Society

     The Dallas Paleo Society monthly meeting is Wednesday, August 13 at 7:30pm at Brookhaven College, Ellison Miles Building, room 126 on the Brookhaven Campus.

    Brookhaven is located at 3939 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, (Dallas) Texas 75244.


    The Dallas Paleo Society is pleased to announce Professor Tom Vance of Navarro College as our featured speaker at Fossilmania.  Tom will be presenting a program on Friday night, 10/25/14, starting at 7:30 PM entitled “ROLAND T. BIRD: QUARRYING OF THE GLEN ROSE DINOSAUR TRACKS”.  Tom has spent a lot of time researching through Glen Roses’ historical archives to gather many facts and previously unseen photographs relating to the discovery and extraction of some of Glen Roses’ dynamic dinosaur tracks. 


                                       AUGUST 13, 2014


    The speaker for the next meeting will be Matt Clemens, who has just completed his Master's degree from Southern Methodist University.  Matt will speak on his research: "22 Million Year-Old Frogs from the Miocene of Mush, Ethiopia".

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    More about the Society can be found in The Fossil Record.

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    Purpose of the Society

    The Dallas Paleontological Society was founded in 1984 for the purpose of promoting interest in and knowledge of the science of paleontology. It was intended by the founding members that the Society would be a network for the exchange of data between professionals and serious amateurs in this field.

    Everyone is welcome to join the Society. No special skills or knowledge are required for membership.


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