Field Trip 04-07-01: West Virginia Fossils

One of the best sites on the east coast for collecting brachiopods and trilobites is along the western Virginia/West Viginia border. Brachiopods are a type of bi-valve invertebrate, and trilobites are primitive arthropods. Or, as the assistant director likes to refer to them, "shellfish and bugs".
Intrepid fossil hunters are always pleased to make a find