Final search produces "Mammoth" results. Last day of three-year dig reveals coveted mammoth skull

A mammoth tusk, between 8 and 9 feet in length, is shown partially uncovered at the
A mammoth tusk, between 8 and 9 feet in length, is shown partially uncovered at the 'Dee' the mammoth dig site north of Glenrock. Dee Zimmerschied - the original founder of the first of the mammoth's bones, and its namesake - points to the tip of the tus

2009-08-24 - Casper, United States
Casper College Geology Instructor Kent Sundell was richly rewarded during his final attempt to recover the remaining tusk and skull from a large Mammuthus Columbi also known as a Columbian Mammoth during a final digging expedition. Not only did he find the skull, but also the complete tusk measuring approximately eight to nine feet in length and 9 inches in diameter. "Dee" the mammoth was originally discovered on March 8, 2006 on the Allemand Ranch. By the end of June 2006 Sundell, Tate prep lab...

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