Category: Sam Ciurca Awarded Stimple

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