Utah Friends of Paleontology supports The Utahraptor Project,
a project to scientifically prepare a treasure trove
of Utahraptor fossils contained in a huge block of petrified quicksand. Learn more about the Utahraptor Project here, and please help raise funds for the project at:


April 19-22
Association for Materials and Methods in Paleontology (AMMP) Annual Meeting

This year's AMMP Annual Meeting is at the University of Texas, Austin.  Hosted by the UT Austin Vertebrate Paleontology Labs, the meeting will feature oral presentations, hands-on workshops and field trips.  Abstract submission and online registration are now open.

See the AMMP website for more information.

AMMP is a non-profit organization of persons interested in the field of paleontological collections care and methodology.

If you have an upcoming event that you would like to post to this page, please email us at info@utahpaleo.org

2017 Annual Meeting
Utah Friends of Paleontology
April 28-30, St. George, Utah

Utah Friends of Paleontology Southwest Chapter and the St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site are proud to host the 2017 Annual Meeting of Utah Friends of Paleontology.

The meeting will feature paleontology talks, a poster session, a keynote speaker, barbecue dinner, and field trips. Visit the UFOP Annual Meetings page for more information.


Thursday, May 11
Great Basin Chapter Meeting

Thursday, May 11, 2017, 7:00 PM in the Department of Natural Resources Auditorium, 1594 W. North Temple, Salt Lake City.  Free and open to the public.


August 23 – 27, 2017
SVP 77th Annual Meeting
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Calgary TELUS Convention Centre

Click for more information.