TITLE

Excavation and Display

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Dinosaur Atlas;2005, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter of the book "Dinosaur Atlas: An Amazing Journey Through a Lost World" that offers information on dinosaur fossil excavation and display is presented. It notes that the first thing to do once the bones are exposed is to record their exact positions and any details of the site. After recording the needed information, excavators can remove the fossils carefully. In the laboratory, the fossils will be cleaned up, analysed and preserved. After this process, they may be used to make a replica skeleton to be displayed in a museum.
ACCESSION #
43901417

 

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