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Drumheller

(drŭm`hĕl'ər), city (1991 pop. 6,277), SE Alta., Canada, on the Red Deer River. Once a coal mining town, it is now an agricultural area. It is the site of the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology, which houses the largest display of complete dinosaur skeletons in the world.
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For example, the Jews of Drumheller, Alberta donated a total of $69.
Len's more notable professional affiliations included being president of the Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists (1979), a fellow of the Arctic Institute of North America for more than 30 years, faculty professor and professor emeritus in the Department of Geosciences and adjunct professor in the Faculty of Environmental Design at the University of Calgary, and adjunct research scientist with the Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller, Alberta, Canada's only museum devoted entirely to palaeontology.
The Atlas Coal Mine National Historic Site, located in East Coulee, a community of Drumheller, Alberta, Canada, preserves the last of 139 coal mines that operated in the Drumheller valley between 1911 and 1979.
Maureen Trudeau and her family first discovered the Burgess Shale while wandering the Royal Tyrell Museum in Drumheller, Alberta.
The fossils will be on display this fall at the Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller, Alberta.
Identification guide to the fossil plants of the Horseshoe Canyon formation of Drumheller, Alberta.
Tal vez por esa razon, confluyeron en Ios trabajos de excavacion paleontologos de la Secretana de Educacion y Cultura de Coahuila, del Museo de Historia Natural de Utah y del Museo Royal Tyrrell de Drumheller, Alberta, Canada; asi como los fondos de la Universidad de Utah y de la National Geographic Society.
Ask about special sleepover programs offered at such museums as the Vancouver Aquarium, Toronto's Ontario Science Centre and the Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller, Alberta, where you can bunk down in the dinosaur gallery and watch for T.
First they lived with Mike's aunt in East Coulee near Drumheller, Alberta, then they settled on a farm farther south in Picture Butte, raising sugar beets, grain, and cattle.
Previous finds have offered circumstantial evidence that some theropods ate plants, says Philip Currie of the Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller, Alberta.