Fossil Finds!

Fossil Finds!

From the Royal BC Museum

Student Alexis Bazinet describes her work with fossil feathers from the McAbee site.

Join Marji Johns, Paleontology Collections Manager and Researcher (Retired), as she discusses the importance of fossils in British Columbia and how they are collected, donated and identified.

Where to Begin Your Own Research

Search through our Natural History collections for more images and information about the Leahy-Langevin Collection and other paleontology collections.

Learn more about how paleontology is studied at the Royal BC Museum.

Outside Links

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The Heritage Site designation of the McAbee fossil beds marks the completion of the Conservation Management Plan, which will provide guidance when considering future uses for the site.

The government of British Columbia defines the short and long-term goals for the McAbee fossil beds regarding fossil management and current site access.