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JesseKoz posted a topic in Australia - New ZealandI've started to compile information on fossil locations near Alice Springs into a google map, the sites are grouped by period and have further information in the tooltip, the link to this is below. Is there anyone on the Fossil Forums that has experience with fossil locations in Central Australia? Would love to hear of some more sites to investigate and add to my map! Central Australia Fossil Localities Google Map: https://drive.google.com/open?id=17sjqvyah6GekBT8y1cUCLwsgRHj300xb I have recently found a renewed interest in paleontology and geology, helped by Be
Location: The previous weekend I went out for a trip through the West MacDonnell Ranges, west of Alice Springs, NT, Australia. Along the way I stopped at a few locations and examined the rocks near the road for any signs of interesting fossils or minerals. Finally, at the location marked in figure 1.2 below I found some interesting shale / limestone formations that contained fossil, this image displays the locality of the fossils below. Figure 1.1 comes from 'Northern Territory Geological Survey, A Guide to the Geology and Landforms of Central Australia by R B Thompson, 1995, Pg. 103' and d