Resourceful Scenes from the Past & Present
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Number 44 - Symbos
Musk-oxen are now restricted to the polar areas of the world. The presence of the fossil musk ox Symbos in Red Willow County tells of the harsh Pleistocene climate in Nebraska.
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Compiled by Roger K. Pabian, SNR Research Geologist, Emeritus
Illustrated by Alan Cook and Dee Ebbeka