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Guidelines for the Curation of Geological Materials

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Jurassic mammals were picky eaters [summary]

Diary of a microfossil curator - part 4 [summary]

ACE publishes revised vision for Designation scheme [summary]

Palaeontologists discover new dog-sized dinosaur species in Venezuela [summary]

First Venezuelan dinosaur was a social animal [summary]

UPDATED: /08/2014



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GCG's purpose is to improve the state and status of geological collections and curation. We do this through meetings, training, conferences, and publications.  GCG was founded in 1974, has an international membership and is affiliated to the Geological Society of London. See also: GCG committee and contacts and the GCG constitution


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