365APS July 2013 Field Trip Announcement
- Jul 16, 2013Hello APS,
Our July 2013 Field Trip is set for Catoma Falls in Montgomery this Sunday (instead of Saturday). Details are below.
Date: 21, July, 2013
Time to Depart Meeting Place: 9:30 AM
Place to Meet: Bass Pro Parking Lot in Prattville, AL
In order to get directions, just pull up the above link and select "Directions" in the top right and type in your location in the space provided.
Site: Catoma Falls
Formation: Tombigbee Sand Member of the Eutaw Formation
Age: Upper Cretaceous Period - Santonian (85.8 - 83.5 Ma)
What to Look For: marine fossils including echinoids (one common type, one rare type), oysters, clams, shark teeth, mossasaur and fish, lignitized wood, etc.
What to Bring: Water, sunscreen, hammer & chisel, collecting bag or bucket, camera.
Reminders will go out in the next day or so and again later in the week. Car Pooling is encouraged. Hope to see everyone there.