Almost all of our associates have expressed the same frustration. Visit their fabulous website where there are hundreds of tools and I've compared the prices and even with shipping you're going to save a lot of money.We have even resorted to making our own quality tools when we can't find what we need. strata when you see a a lot of trilobites and virtually no other critters, except hyolithids, inarticulate brachiopods (such as Lingulepis, etc.), and a few primitive articulate brachiopods.The type specimen for Megactenopetalus kaibabanus was found in the Kaibab Formation on the north rim near Point Sublime.In Arizona, both Lower and Upper Ordovician strata are present in the extreme southeastern portion of the state (but not in the Tucson area).The Peach Springs basin, located in northwestern Arizona, has the only road to the bottom of Grand Canyon .The basin is bounded on the west by the Grand Wash Cliffs and Music Mountains, on the north by the Colorado River, and on the east by the Aubrey Cliffs.The object of the portal is to serve as a single point of entry for many different sources of paleontological information that exist on the Internet.Images and links that are available through this site have been reviewed and selected for quality by one or more members of the Editorial Board.
The collector(s) will make every effort to have fossil specimens of unique, rare, or exceptional value to the scientific community deposited in or sold to an appropriate institution that will provide for the care, curation, and study of the fossil material.
Abundant exposures throughout the canyon contain well-preserved fossils .
NOTE: Permission must be obtained from the National Park Service offices before collecting can be done within the confines of the Park.
about finding fossils and getting them home in good shape, you need a few quality field tools.
Some required tools can be found at the local hardware store, others are a bit harder to round up.