Virginia

 

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Virginia State Geological Symbols
Type
Symbol
Year Established
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)

 

Arlington House, The Robert E Lee Memorial

Visited in 2002

 

Arlington House

No Pictures (Sorry)


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


Colonial National Historical Park

Visited in 1994

 

In the Stockades               Castle

Me in the stockades                                               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               Posing on the edge

                 A field of deer                                                                Veronica posing on the edge of the valley

 

 

Posing on the edge               Looking over the edge

Me posing on the edge of the valley                                                       Veronica looking over the edge


Theodore Roosevelt Island Park

Visited with Veronica - 2002

 

Roosevelt Island Park

No Pictures (Sorry)


Yorktown National Battlefield

Visited in 1994

 

Row of Cannons               View of the Battlefield

    A row of cannons                                                                                    View of the battlefield