Resourceful Scenes from the Past & Present
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Number 33 - Plesiosaur
A plesiosaur collected near Valparaiso in Saunders County has the longest neck of any creature known to have inhabited the earth. The skeleton was collected by members of the Lincoln Gem and Mineral Club, whose work was supervised by personnel of the University of Nebraska State Museum.
You can order on-line a hardcopy of Resourceful Scenes from Past and Present, from the School's store ("Nebraska Maps and More"). The full publication is a two-page fold-open.
Compiled by Roger K. Pabian, SNR Research Geologist, Emeritus
Illustrated by Alan Cook and Dee Ebbeka