Birmingham, Alabama

Petrified Wood Presentation by Dr. Richard E. Carroll - February 13, 2009

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Dr. Carroll's topic was "Fossil Wood of Alabama and Related Meanderings"

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Dr. Carroll is a research geologist with the Geological Survey of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. 
He brought several samples of different types of fossilized wood to show us.

Another sellout crowd at the AMLS.  And we signed up four new members tonight!  Woo-hoo!

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We overcame some early
technical difficulties.
We found out that Brilliant Wood
is Permineralized Wood!
Richard points out a
sample in the field.
We knew that! Logos
We knew that!
Joe showed off the logos for our new club shirts.

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