US And Canadian Fossil Sites -- Data for MANITOBA

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LocationCountyState/ProvinceDirections,NotesAgeFormationFossilsSite IDCommentsReferenceLat-Long|Spare1Spare2Spare3
Big IslandEasternMBrare fossils in float bouldersOHudson Riverinvertebrates-mollusksMB0056There may well be several Big Islands in MB. The island used here appears to be Black Island in modern usagehttp://www.archive.org/stream/reminiscencesamo00westuoft/reminiscencesamo00westuoft_djvu.txt51.1966,-96.4819,,AJm73?|*$MB0001,MB0002,MB0031
Black IslandEasternMBIn two abandoned quarries, worms(burrows) weathering outOichnofossils(worms)(burrows)MB000251.2649,-96.3677,,AJm74?|*$MB0001,MB0031,MB0056
Black Island(NEnd)EasternMBIn Limestone beds in cliffs at North end. Possibly also exposed in abandoned quarries in the areaOinvertebrates(microfossils)(small_fossils)MB000151.2649,-96.3677,,AJm74?|*$MB0002,MB0056
Tyndall-GarsonEasternMB6 species of Conularia representing 4 genera from type locality for Cat Head member of the Red River Fm in SW Manitoba. It's a bit unclear where the type locality of the Cat Head member is. LatLon is (probably) the 'Tyndall Stone' quarries in the Garson-Tyndall area (NW/3-13-6EPM), But the type locality might be at Cat Head on Lake Winnipeg (52.1385,-97.5275)OuRed Riverinvertebrates-conularia(6 taxa)MB0062https://bioone.org/journals/journal-of-paleontology/volume-87/issue-5/12-0370/Late-Ordovician-Conulariids-from-Manitoba-Canada/10.1666/12-0370.short50.0762,-96.6949,,AKm73?|,
BullHeadInterlake?MBIn cliffs along shore of Lake WinnipegO?invertebrates-mollusksMB0058http://www.archive.org/stream/reminiscencesamo00westuoft/reminiscencesamo00westuoft_djvu.txt51.6112,-96.6357,,AJm73|$*
Cat HeadInterlake?MBIn cliffs on Lake WinnipegOGalena?invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita(complete);mollusks-cephalopodaMB0060http://www.archive.org/stream/reminiscencesamo00westuoft/reminiscencesamo00westuoft_djvu.txt52.1234,-97.5146,,Ajm74?|$*
Deer IslandInterlake?MBIn cliffs in shale and limestonesOinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals;mollusks-cephalopoda;;plants-algae-fucoids,ReceptaculitesMB0057http://www.archive.org/stream/reminiscencesamo00westuoft/reminiscencesamo00westuoft_djvu.txt51.3002,-96.5378,,AJm74|$*
Elk IslandInterlake?MBIn float bouldersOHudson Riverinvertebrates-mollusksMB0055http://www.archive.org/stream/reminiscencesamo00westuoft/reminiscencesamo00westuoft_djvu.txt50.7593,-96.5448,,AKm74?|$*
Grand Rapids(N)InterlakeMBN of Grand Rapids off Hwy 6 in abandoned channelSInterlakemicrofossils-stromatolites;plants-algaeMB000353.2017,-99.2941,,AJm73|$*MB0042
Inwood(N-MB17)InterlakeMBN on Hwy 17SInterlake Groupinvertebrates-mollusksMB000450.5333,-97.5068,,AKm73?|$*
Kinwow BayInterlake?MBOn small island in Lake WinnipegOGalenainvertebrates(abundant)(diverse)MB0059http://www.archive.org/stream/reminiscencesamo00westuoft/reminiscencesamo00westuoft_djvu.txt52.0677,-97.4343,,AJm74?|$*
Lake WinnipegInterlake?MBin area exposuresOplants-algaeMB000852.1319,-97.2618,,AGg15?|$*
Lake Winnipeg(Barens Is)Interlake?MBOn Berens Island about 64km N of Black Bear Is -- Chazy age fossils in limestone bedOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0033http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html52.3219,-97.3087,,AIi14?|$*
Lake Winnipeg(Big Is)Interlake?MBOn Western part of Big Island E of Deer Island -- Chazy age fossils in limestone bedOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0031http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html51.1811,-96.5575,,AJm74?|*$MB0002,MB0056
Lake Winnipeg(Black Bear Is)Interlake?MBOn Black Bear Island about 4km NW of narrows at Dog Head -- Chazy age fossils in limestone bedOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0032http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html51.7861,-96.8986,,AKm73|$*
Lake Winnipeg(Deer Is)Interlake?MBOn Deer Island about 12.8km S of Grindstone Pt -- Chazy age fossils in limestone bedOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0029http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html51.0552,-96.8198,,AKm74?|$*
Lake Winnipeg(Punk Is)Interlake?MBOn Punk Island about 6.4km S of Grindstone Pt -- Chazy age fossils in limestone bedOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0030Punk Is == Deer Is?http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html51.1251,-96.7456,,AJm74?|$*
LundarInterlakeMBin dolomite outcropsSCedar Lake (MB)invertebrates-mollusksMB000650.7005,-98.0527,,AKm73|$*MB0005
Lundar(LilyBayQry)InterlakeMB20 km NW,E of Lake Manitoba at Lily Bay Quarry. On E side of Hwy 418 in limestones and shalesDElm Point,Asherninvertebrates-mollusksMB000550.7005,-98.0527,,AKm73?|$*MB0006
The Narrows(Lake Manitoba-MB68)InterlakeMBoff Hwy 68 in quarry and roadside exposuresDuDawson Bayinvertebrates-mollusksMB000751.0828,-98.7589,,AKm73?|$*
ChurchillNorth of 53MB28 specimens of Eoconularia in limestoneOuinvertebrates-conularia-EoconulariaMB0063https://bioone.org/journals/journal-of-paleontology/volume-87/issue-5/12-0370/Late-Ordovician-Conulariids-from-Manitoba-Canada/10.1666/12-0370.short58.7692,-94.1672,,AKm74|,
ChurchillNorth of 53MBOinvertebrates-mollusksMB000958.7691,-94.1680,,AJj43|$*MB0053
Churchill(HudsonBay)North of 53MBAlong shore of Hudson Bay in brown LimestonesOinvertebrates-cnidaria-coralsMB0053http://www.rom.on.ca/about/pdf/reports/2002.pdf58.7691,-94.1680,,AJj43|$*MB0009
Clearwater Lake(SShore)North of 53?MBon S shore at 'The Caves' Nature TrailSEast Arminvertebrates-mollusksMB001153.9771,-100.9753,,AKm73|$*
Grass River Provincial Park(MB39)North of 53MBOn Hwy 39 2 km E of Tramping Lake just E of park between The Pas and ThompsonORed River (MB)invertebrates-mollusksMB001054.6238,-100.1369,,AJm73?|$*
Clarks Point Harbor(LakeWinnipeg)Parkland-WesternMBOn W side of Lake Winnipeg fossils in shales and dolomitesOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0037http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html52.0853,-98.0732,,AJm73?|$*MB0036
Clarks Point(LakeWinnipeg)Parkland-WesternMBOn W side of Lake Winnipeg fossils in shales and dolomitesOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0036http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html52.1116,-98.0640,,AHm73?|$*MB0037
Dawson Bay(PelicanRapidsRd)?Parkland-WesternMBLake Winnipegosis off Pelican Rapids Rd 11 km W of Pelican Rapids in road cutsDSouris Riverinvertebrates-brachiopodaMB001252.7171,-100.8566,,AHm73|$*
Dawson Bay(WilkinsPt)Parkland-WesternMBIn 90 meters of shale and limestone capped at Wilkins Point with Cretaceous rocksDinvertebrates-mollusksMB0048http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html52.9817,-100.9918,,AHm73?|$*
East SelkirkParkland-WesternMBTrenton Age fossils in limestone in area qarriesOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0034http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html50.1375, -96.8331,,AKm73|*$MB0050,MB0054
Grindstone Point(LakeWinnipeg)Parkland-WesternMBOn W side of Lake Winnipeg about 96km N of South End of Lake -- Chazy age fossils in 6m thick limestone bedOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0028http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html51.2632,-96.6677,,AHm73|$*
Lake Manitoba(Eside)Parkland-WesternMBE sideSinvertebrates-mollusksMB0044http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html51.0345,-98.6682,,AGg15|$*
Lake Manitoba(NE angle)Parkland-WesternMBAt NE angle in a meter or so of Guelph age dolomite above Niagaran bedsSinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-rugosa-PycnostylusMB0045http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html51.7157,-98.8469,,AHm74?|$*
Lake Manitoba(Wside)Parkland-WesternMBW sideDinvertebrates-mollusksMB0047http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html50.9792,-98.8330,,AGg15|$*
Lake Winnipeg(NofLittleSaskatchewanRiver)Parkland-WesternMB1.6-4.8km upstream from mouth on W side of Lake Winnipeg fossils in shales and dolomitesOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0038In modern usage, the Little Saskachewan is a tributary of the Assinboine River which, in turn flows into the Red River at Winnipeg. Assume that this refers to the Red River which does flow into Lake Winnipeghttp://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html50.4697,-96.9516,,AJm73?|$*
Lake WinnipegosisParkland-Western?MBSClear Lake (MB)invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobitaMB001552.6097,-100.0305,,AGg15|$*MB0046
Lake Winnipegosis(E side)Parkland-WesternMBE sideSinvertebrates-mollusksMB0043http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html52.5897,-99.7229,,AGg15|$*
Lake Winnipegosis(W side)Parkland-WesternMBW sideDinvertebrates-mollusksMB0046http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html52.6097,-100.0305,,AGg15|$*MB0015
Red River Bridge Park(MB10)Parkland-WesternMBIn road cut on Hwy 10 8 km N of Pelican Rapids RoadDDawson Bayinvertebrates-mollusksMB001352.8791,-101.0495,,AKm73|$*
Saskatchewan River(GrandRapids)Parkland-WesternMBAt Grand Rapids in gorge 20m of fossiliferous Niagaran age sedimentsSinvertebrates-mollusksMB0042http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html53.1805,-99.2670,,AIm73|$*MB0003
SelkirkParkland-WesternMBArea limestone quarriesOBlack River,Trentoninvertebrates-mollusksMB0054http://www.archive.org/stream/reminiscencesamo00westuoft/reminiscencesamo00westuoft_djvu.txt50.1452,-96.8610,,AJk44|*$MB0034,MB0050
SelkirkParkland-WesternMBArea quarriesOGalenainvertebrates-mollusksMB0050An American Geological Railway Guide p7550.1454,-96.8726,,AJk44|*$MB0034,MB0054
SteeprockParkland-WesternMBDvertebrates-fishMB001451.4393,-98.7959,,AJk44?|$*
Swan Lake(DawsonBay-S)Parkland-WesternMBS of Dawson BayDinvertebrates-mollusksMB0049http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html52.4694,-100.7611,,AJk44|$*
Winnipegosis(S-MB20)Parkland-Western?MBS of town on Hwy20 in quarry and roadside ditchDuSouris Riverinvertebrates-mollusksMB001751.6237,-99.944,,AJk43|$*
Winnipegosis(SE10-ParadiseBch)Parkland-Western?MB10 km SE off Hwy 269. at Paradise Beach on Lake Winnipegosis in beach,shore,quarry exposuresDVermillion Riverinvertebrates-brachiopoda,cnidaria-corals;;microfossils-stromatolitesMB001651.5895,-99.8480,,AJk43?|$*
Miami(SW15-MB338)Morden)Pembina Valley-Central PlainsMB15 km SW off Hwy 338 near MordenKuVermillion Riververtebrates-reptilia-plesiosauria,squamata-mosasauridaeMB0018Lat lon is Canadian fossil discovery centre in Morden,MB49.1971,-98.0954,,AKm73|$*
Miami(SW5-MB338)Pembina Valley-Central PlainsMB5 km SW off Hwy 338KuVermillion Riververtebrates-reptilia-plesiosauria,squamata-mosasauridaeMB001949.3287,-98.2954,,AJj43|$*
Morden(CanFossilDiscCtr)Pembina Valley-Central PlainsMBCanadian Fossil Discovery Center,111-B Gilmour Street, Morden, MB, Canada, R6M 1N9,1 204 822 3406,info@discoverfossils.com. Cretaceous marine fossils (Pierre Shale). Fossil digs, reseach collections, Admission feeMB0066https://discoverfossils.com/49.1975,-98.0952,,AKm72|,
Morden(FossDiscCtr)Pembina Valley-Central PlainsMBCanadian Fossil Discovery Centre, 111-B Gilmour Street, MORDEN, MB R6M 1N9, (204) 822-3406,info@discoverfossils.com, Fax: (204) 822-4118. Large collection of marine reptile fossils. as well as local Pierre Shale fossils. Fossil Dig Adventure Tours for children, families, and earth science enthusiasts of all ages.MB0064https://www.travelmanitoba.com/directory/canadian-fossil-discovery-centre/49.1975,-98.0952,,AKm71|,
Wawanesa(MB2-N)WesternMBN of Hwy2 in concretions in bank of RiverKuMillwood Shaleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia,cephalopoda-ammonoidea?MB002049.5957,-99.6834,,AKm73|$*
GarsonWinnipeg?MBin 'Tyndall Stone' quarriesORed River (MB)invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;brachiopoda(abundant),mollusks,(others)MB002150.0769,-96.6998,,AKm73|*$MB0022,MB0023,MB0027
Garson(MB44)Winnipeg?MBin Quarry off Hwy 44 near townORed River (MB)invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;cnidaria-corals;mollusks-gastropoda;;plants-algae-ReceptaculitesMB002250.0769,-96.6998,,AKm73|*$MB0021,MB0023,MB0027
Garson--LockportWinnipeg?MBOinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-MacluritesMB002350.0774,-96.7038,,AKm73|*$MB0021,MB0022,MB0027
Lower Fort GarryWinnipegMBAbout 8km SE of East Selkirk on West Bank of the Red River -- Trenton Age fossils in limestoneOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0039http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html50.0360,-96.8939,,AKm73?|$*
Lower Fort Garry(S6)WinnipegMBAbout 6.4km S of the Lower Fort Garry exposure on Red River -- Trenton Age fossils in limestoneOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0040http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html49.8254,-97.1600,,AKm73|$*
Stone Fort(area)Winnipeg?MBArea quarries in Stone Fort(Lower FortGarry)-St Andrews area N of Winnipeginvertebrates-mollusksMB0052An American Geological Railway Guide p7750.1122, -96.9319,,AJk43?|$*
StonewallWinnipeg?MB8km NW of Stony Mountain in limestone outcrop about 6m heightOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0041http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html50.1371,-97.3196,,AKm73|*$MB0024,MB0051
Stonewall(MB67+MB236)Winnipeg?MBon NE corner of junction of Hwy67 and Hwy236. (Entrance Fee)OStony Mountaininvertebrates-mollusksMB002450.1381,-97.3213,,AKm73|*$MB0041,MB0051
Stonewall(area)Winnipeg?MBArea quarriesSinvertebrates(?)(abundant)MB0051An American Geological Railway Guide p7750.1371,-97.3196,,AKm73|*$MB0024,MB0025,MB0026,MB0035,MB0041,MB0061
Stony MountainWinnipegMB20m high horseshoe shaped limestone outcrop 19km N of Winnipeg and 19km W of Lower Ft Garry in shales and dolomitesOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0035http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/govdocs/text/lakeagassiz/chapter3.html50.0854,-97.2154,,AKm73|*$MB0025,MB0026,MB0051,MB0061
Stony MountainWinnipeg?MBOinvertebrates-mollusksMB002550.0854,-97.2154,,AKm73|*$MB0026,MB0035,MB0051,MB0061
Stony Mountain(NE)Winnipeg?MBQuarry NE of townOStony Mountaininvertebrates-brachiopoda,cnidaria-coralsMB002650.0944,-97.2094,,AKm73|*$MB0025,MB0035,MB0051,MB0061
Stony Mountain(penitentiary)Winnipeg?MBIn outcrops and excavations at the penitentaryOinvertebrates-mollusksMB0061http://www.archive.org/stream/reminiscencesamo00westuoft/reminiscencesamo00westuoft_djvu.txt50.0817,-97.2251,,AKm73|*$MB0025,MB0026,MB0035,MB0051
TyndallWinnipeg?MBOinvertebrates-mollusksMB002750.0738,-96.6906,,AKm73|*$MB0021,MB0022,MB0023
WinnepegWinnipegMBManitoba Museum,190 Rupert Avenue,(204) 956-2830,info@manitobamuseum.ca -- general science museum with some fossils. Admission FeeMB0065https://manitobamuseum.ca/49.9000,-97.1386,,AKm72|,

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