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Guide to Fossil Hunting along the Calvert Cliffs of Maryland


Guide to Fossil Hunting along the Calvert Cliffs of Maryland

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Calvert Cliffs Maryland

Fossil Identification Guide for the Calvert Cliffs of Maryland

Calvert County, Maryland ~ 23 - 8 Million Years Old
Early to Middle Miocene
Chesapeake Group: Calvert, Choptank, and St. Mary's Formations

Fossils Found in the Calvert & Choptank formations at the Calvert Cliffs of Maryland along The Chesapeake Bay and Surrounding Areas

Use this page as a fossil identification guide to the countless Miocene fossils of Calvert Cliffs.

The Calvert Cliffs contain an AMAZING amount of Miocene fossils. There are Fossil Sharks, Marine Mammals, Reptiles such as Crocodiles and Turtles, and even rare Land Mammals. Also, for the sea shell lover, there are Countless invertebrate fossils.

Due to the profuse amount of fossils, the fossils are separated by category. Simply scroll down and click on an image to go to that specific fossil page. Fossils are separated into Megalodon teeth, Other Shark Fossils, Other Vertebrate Fossils, and Invertebrate Fossils.

To learn about the Calvert Cliffs, go to the Main Calvert Cliffs Fossil Page

Shark tooth fossils that can be found in maryland and virginia

Other Vertebrate Fossils From Calvert Cliffs - Cetaceans, Seals, Reptile, Fish, etc...

Invertebrate Fossils From Calvert Cliffs - Shells, Crustaceans, etc...

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