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Sep 14, 2015 - John Day Fossil Beds National Monument

This Visit to the Sheep Rock Unit, the only unit with a Visitor's Center, the Thomas Condon Paleontology Center, and Historic Cant Ranch. This place is different than the other fossil beds we have visited. NO Dinosaurs or Birds. John Day Fossil Beds National Monument Wikipedia Cant Ranch

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Sep 19, 2009 - Eastern Oregon is Great

Saturday 9/19 Blue sky cool temps. We head south on US 97 through an Indian Reservation to the Columbia River. Near the river we see a huge wind farm – maybe 200 turbines over hundreds of acres. Oddly very few were turning. Then we crossed the river into Oregon and saw another huge wind farm with another few hundred turbines – most of these were turning. ?? WTF ?? Once in Oregon we followed US 97 for a few miles, then turned south east on 206 for 40 miles, then onto 19 for miles and miles until we got to the John Day Fossil Beds NP. These...

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