AL State Symbols
Updated: May 23rd, 2010 - 21:01:09
| Symbols for Alabama: Geological and Archaeological Symbols
By Nora Kirkeby
Aug 15, 2006, 18:32 PST
Alabama State Gemstone, Alabama State Fossil, Alabama State Mineral, and Alabama State Rock
Alabama State Fossil
Complete with detailed bone sketches and artists conceptions of what they would look like, this site is really interesting
Source: State of Alabama Geological Survey
Alabama State Fossil - Basilosaurus Cetoides
You’ll learn all about the Alabama state fossil, a whale from the Eocene epoch, at this great informative site.
Source: State Fossils
Alabama State Gemstone
This site includes the chemical equations for each of the gemstones. It explains why star blue quartz was chosen for Alabama, and when it was adopted.
Source: State Minerals
Alabama State Mineral
|Image © Roger Weller of Cochise College|
Fantastic information on the history on hematite, its history and quickfacts.
Source: Glimmer Dream
Alabama State Rock
Which counties are most plentiful in marble? Where has the marble been used? Find out the answers to your questions here.
Source: ADAH Kids
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