Virginia

 

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Virginia State Geological Symbols
Type
Symbol
Year Est.
State Rock
Nelsonite
2016
State Fossil
Chesapecten jeffersonius
1993

 

State Rock: Nelsonite

 


State Fossil: Chesapecten jeffersonius


 

References

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


Geology of Virginia's National Parks

Through Pictures

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

 

Assateague Island National Seashore

Visited in 2002

 

Beach chair

My makeshift beach chair  

 

Testing the water

Veronica testing the water

 

Wild horse

A wild horse

 

Setting up the tent

Setting up the tent


Colonial National Historical Park

Visited in 1994

 

In the Stockades

Me in the stockades

 

Castle

One of the old castles


Jamestown National Historic Park

Visited in 1994

 

Jamestown NHP

My father standing in front of the shore


Shenandoah National Park

Visited in 1994 and 2002

 

Field of Deer

A field of deer 

 

Posing on the edge

Veronica posing on the edge of the valley

 

Posing on the edge

Me posing on the edge of the valley

 

Looking over the edge

Veronica looking over the edge


Yorktown National Battlefield

Visited in 1994

 

Row of Cannons

A row of cannons

 

View of the Battlefield

View of the battlefield