New Dino Club – Fossil Fun – Buffalo Museum of Science – June 22, 2016- Buffalo, NY

New Dino Club РFossil Fun  at the  Buffalo Museum of Science on June 22 from 2:30 to 3pm for Ages 4-8. Register

Bring your littlest paleontologists to explore dinosaurs and other ancient creatures through hands-on activities and crafts! Themes will vary throughout the month. $3 for the first child and $2 for each additional child with paid Museum admission or BMS Membership.

1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo

Photos from the Buffalo Geological Society Field Trip to Lockport, NY – May 29-2016

Photos from the BGS Field Trip to LaFarge Quarry in Lockport found the weather sunny, piles of rocks to dig in and a few finds including this piece of Calcite and Dolomite found by Dale Russell.

Sam Ciurca, Buffalo Geological Society Member, To Be Awarded Strimple Award in Fall, 2016-

Sam Ciurca, Buffalo Geological Society Member, To Be Awarded Strimple Award in Fall, 2016 at the Geological Society of America Meeting. Congrats from BGS Sam!!! His claim to fame is Eurypterids – the fossil of NY State.

The Strimple Award recognizes outstanding achievement in paleontology by amateurs (someone who does not make a living full-time from paleontology). Contributions may be an outstanding record of research and publication, making outstanding collections, safeguarding unique paleontological materials through public service, teaching activities in the area of paleontology, and collaborations with others working in paleontology.

Sam Ciurca - BGS - awarded Strimple award in 2016