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Lisa Allmendinger on December 1st, 2017

This week, scientists from the University of Michigan were back out at the Bristle farm in Lima Township in search of additional bones from the woolly mammoth find in October, 2015.

Continue reading about In photos by Burrill Strong: more digging for mammoth bones at the Bristle farm

(Be sure to check out the large slideshow at the end of the story by Burrill Strong.) With about 33 steer on the Bristle farm curiously watching the activities Tuesday morning, a team of U-M paleontologists washed the mud off the skull and tusks of the Woolly Mammoth found on a Lima Township farm last […]

Continue reading about Woolly Mammoth artifacts cleaned before they head to U-M Museum of Paleontology (with slide show)

Lisa Allmendinger on October 5th, 2015

Lima Township farmers Jim Bristle and Trent Satterthwaite hope their unexpected find of a Woolly Mammoth skeleton in a farm field last week hold clues to history. Sunday, the two spent the afternoon talking about the discovery of Woolly Mammoth bones, large stones, which likely weighed it down by the nomads who killed it, and […]

Continue reading about Lima Township farmers spend Sunday afternoon talking about Woolly Mammoth

Farmers Jim Bristle and Trent Satterthwaite spent Sunday afternoon talking about their discovery of Woolly Mammoth bones on a Lima Township farm field, while invited guests got an up-close look and snapped photos with the find. Look for the full story and a photo gallery by Burrill Strong on Chelsea Update Monday.

Continue reading about Not a usual Sunday afternoon for Lima Township farmers who found Woolly Mammoth bones

Lisa Allmendinger on October 2nd, 2015

Chelsea Update cannot begin to thank Burrill Strong enough for spending all day Thursday at this dig in Lima Township. Please enjoy these incredible photos in the slide show below. And as a side note, about 100,000 people viewed his photos.

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 1st, 2015

It appears that a Woolly Mammoth has been found on a Lima Township farm. According to the son of the farm owner, on Wednesday, his father and a neighbor were out digging a waterline when they found what appeared to be a bone and then a little later, what appeared to be pelvic bone. A […]

Continue reading about Possible Woolly Mammoth found on Lima Township farm