Maryland

 

Geological State Symbols Across America           Geology of the National Parks Through Pictures


Maryland State Geological Symbols
Type
Symbol
Year Established
State Gem
Patuxent River Stone
2004
State Fossil
Ecphora gardnerae
1994
State Dinosaur
Astrodon johnstoni
1998

 

State Gem: Patuxent River Stone

 


State Fossil: Ecphora gardnerae

 


State Dinosaur: Astrodon johnstoni


 

References

https://statesymbolsusa.org/states/united-states/maryland


Geology of Maryland's National Parks

Through Pictures

(at least the one's I have been to)

 

Antietam National Battlefield/ Cemetery

Visited in 2002

 

Battle medicine         Park monument

I am on the table there getting Civil War surgery                                        One of the park's monuments                

(Here, bite on this)                                                                                            


Assateague Island National Seashore

Visited in 2002

 

Beach chair               Testing the water

My makeshift beach chair                                                                          Veronica testing the water    

 

 

Wild horse               Setting up the tent

A wild horse                                                                                        Setting up the tent


George Washington Memorial Parkway

Visited in 2002

 

Washington Parkway

No Pictures (Sorry)