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www.icr.org/article/where-are-fossils-found

Fossils are typically found in sedimentary rock, almost all of which were originally deposited as sediments by moving water. Subsequent processes hardened ...

paleo.cc/kpaleo/fossfind.htm

Most fossils are found in sedimentary rock, which is the most common type of rock on ... and limestone are types of sedimentary rocks that often contain fossils.

www.livescience.com/32816-where-are-the-best-places-to-find-dinosaur-fossils.html

Sep 24, 2010 ... The most dinosaur fossils and the greatest variety of species have been found in the high deserts and badlands of North America, China and ...

www.brighthub.com/environment/science-environmental/articles/106014.aspx

Feb 9, 2011 ... Places Where the Most Common Fossils are Found ... Usually, sedimentary rocks are indicated by shades of brown, yellow, or green. Geologic ...

australianmuseum.net.au/how-are-fossils-found-and-excavated

Dec 3, 2009 ... Finding fossils is a combination of hard work, chance and knowing where to look! Fossils are mostly found where sedimentary rocks of the right ...

wonderopolis.org/wonder/where-can-you-find-fossils

In a similar way, you can often find fossils in shallow stream beds, as the constantly ... Scientists have found fossils recognizable as relatives of modern Ginkgo ...

www.enotes.com/homework-help/what-type-rock-fossils-most-likely-found-238753

Jan 23, 2011 ... Fossils are more likely to be found in sedimentary rock and here are the ... Usually fossils are formed when a layer of sediment covers dead ...

www.discoveringfossils.co.uk/fossil_hunting_guide.htm

Fossils are most commonly found within sedimentary rocks due to the favourable conditions of burial and limited alteration through time. Sedimentary rocks form ...

www.americangeosciences.org/education/k5geosource/content/fossils/in-what-types-of-rocks-do-fossils-form

Fossils are more common in some kinds of sedimentary rocks than others. ... That is because most limestones consist partly or mostly of the shells of organisms.