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Badlands National Park Sights

Big Pig Dig

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Updated 11/25/2013

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Until August 2008, paleontologists dug for fossils at this site named for a large fossil originally thought to be of a prehistoric pig (it actually turned out to be a small, hornless rhinoceros). Visitors will find interpretive signage detailing fossils discovered at the site.

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Conata Picnic Area, 17 mi northwest of the Ben Reifel Visitor Center, Badlands National Park, South Dakota, United States

Updated 11/25/2013


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