Snowmastodon Excavation, People & Fossils
Richard M. Wicker
creator of digital collection
Dr. Kirk Johnson DMNS Chief Curator and Vice President of Research and Collections talks about site while filming a Scientists in Actions sergment while crews continue to work. Ski area in far background. The field jacket in the center of the photo protects the mastodon skull from breakage during removal and transport.
date of photograph
USA, Colorado, Pitkin County, Snowmass Village, Ziegler Reservoir
use with permission Denver Museum of Nature & Science