(From Martha Hayden, UFOP State Office)
The 2009 Utah Friends of Paleontology Statewide Annual Meeting will be held in St. George, Utah on Thursday, May 21st, in conjunction with two professional meetings: the 8th Conference on Fossil Resources-Partners in Paleontology (8CFR) on May 19-21, and the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Cretaceous Conference-Advances in Western Interior Late Cretaceous Paleontology and Geology on May 22-24.
The UFOP Annual Meeting will be held at 7:00 pm on Thursday May 21st at the St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, 2180 East Riverside Drive, St. George, Utah. Following our general membership meeting, a talk will be given by Randy Irmis, the new Curator of Paleontology at the Utah Museum of Natural History. The title of his talk is: Discovering Dinosaurs in the Horn of Africa.
The UFOP Annual Meeting is free and open to all, but if you would also like to attend the 8CFR or GSENM Cretaceous Conference, you can still register on-site. Additional details and registration information can be found on the meeting websites:
8th Conference on Fossil Resources:
GSENM Cretaceous Conference:
(Active links below in previous blog post)