Barnes, F.A. 1997. Canyon Country Prehistoric Life, Canyon Country Publications.

Decourten, F. 1998.  Dinosaurs of Utah, University of Utah Press.

Morales, M., editor  1996.  The Continental Jurassic Symposium,  Museum of Northern Arizona.

Riggs, N.R. and Blakey, R.C. 1993.  Early and middle Jurassic paleogeography and volcanology of Arizona and adjacent areas.  In Mesozoic paleogeography of the western United States II, Pacific Section, Dunne, G.C. and McDougall, K.A., eds, 347-76.   Los Angeles: Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists.

Rubin, D.M. and Hunter, R.E.   Field Guide to Sedimentary Structures in the Navajo and Entrada
Sandstones in Southern Utah and Northern Arizona, U.S.Geological Survey.

Stokes, W.L. 1993.  Petrified mini-forests of the Navajo Sandstone, east-central Utah.   Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, survery notes, Vol. 25, no. 11, p. 14-19.

Winkler, et. al. 1991.  Life in a sand sea:  Biota from Jurassic Interdunes, Geology, v. 19, p. 889-892.


Links to Other Sites

Read more about Navajo Ss wood specimens

Read A Short Story on Navajo Dinosaurs and See Paleographic Maps by Ron Blakey

What is Palynology?

Ron Blakey’s Colorado Plateau Stratigraphy, Paleogeography and Sedimentation Site/

Margie Chan’s Advanced Sedimentology (Includes field trip lectures)


The Utah Geologic Survey

Four Corners Geologic Survey

Dinosaur tracks and ichnology

Introduction to ichnology

USGS Glossary of paleontology terms

UC Berkeley Jurassic Research

Map of Jurassic paleocurrents

Geology Lecture Notes

Geology Lecture Notes - GG 5760 Stratigraphy and Sedimentary Processes

UC Berkeley Museum of Paleontology

Web Resources for Sedimentary Geologists

What Created Upheaval Dome?

Glen Canyon Natural History Association

The Colorado Plateau Home Page


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