Selected Works

non fiction, nature, earth science, Cambrian Period, Iowa, fossils, geology, paleontology
Iowa has a meager assemblage of upper Cambrian age fossils, here is a work on what I have collected
non fiction, earth science, fossils, Devonian Period, Cerro Gordo Member, Lime Creek Formation
since the 1850s the Rockford, Iowa area has been noted for its rich and diverse Upper Devonian fossils, here is a pictorial of my own collection
geological and paleontological guide, nature, iowa, earth science, fossils, rocks, minerals
pictorial to the common rocks and fossils found in the Iowa area which has outcrops of Cambrian to Pennsylvanian strata, as well as Jurassic, Cretaceous, and Pleistocene strata
Non fiction, geology, nature
Includes information on more than 150 collecting sites for the rockhound in Iowa and adjacent areas of Minnesota and Nebraska.
Nature
A comprehensive guide to Iowa’s state-owned parks, recreation areas, forests, and selected preserves.

Events

March 15, 2008 Joice Public Library, Joice, Iowa
April 12, 13, 2008 River Valley Rockhounds Gem Mineral and Fossil Show, Fort Dodge, Iowa
May 30, 31, June 1, 2008 Loess Hills Prairie Seminar, Onawa, Iowa
Dec 17, 2008 Prairie Valley Middle School, Gowrie, Iowa
April 18-19, 2009 River Valley Rockhounds Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show, Fort Dodge, Iowa
May 30-31, 2009 Loess Hills Prairie Seminar, Onawa Iowa
June 10, 2009 Youth Shelter Care, Fort Dodge, Iowa
April 25-26, 2010 River Valley Rockhounds Show, Fort Dodge, Iowa
June 4-6, 2010 Loess Hills Prairie Seminar, Onawa, Iowa

March 26-27, 2011 River Valley Rockhounds annual gem Mineral and Fossil Show, Fort Dodge, Iowa
April 30, 2011 my wedding to Jo Rae Phillips!
June 3-5, 2011 Loess Hills Prairie Seminar, Onawa, Iowa
June 17, 2011 Youth Shelter Care of Fort Dodge program
July 23, 2011 Boy Scout program at Humboldt, Iowa
September 29 Estherville Public Library
November 12 Great Iowa Book Event, Southridge Mall, Des Moines

2012
March 17 Authors Invitational, Joice, Iowa
April 28-29 River Valley Rockhounds Gem Mineral and Fossil Show, Fort Dodge, Iowa
June 1-3 Loess Hills Prairie Seminar, Onawa, Iowa

2013
April 27-28 River Valley Rockhounds Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Show, Fort Dodge, Iowa
May 31, June 1-2 Loess Hills Prairie Seminar, Onawa, Iowa
June 20 Youth Shelter Care, Fort Dodge, Iowa
July 18 Brown Bag Briefing, Public Library, Norwalk, Iowa
September 28 Dallas County Rock, Mineral, and Fossil Swap, Minburn, Iowa

2014
January 25 Adel Public Library, Adel Iowa
April 26-27, River Valley Rockhounds, Fort Dodge, Iowa
November 4 Alta Public Library, Alta, Iowa
2015
April 16 Brown Bag Briefing, Fort Dodge, Iowa
April 25-26 River Valley Rockhounds Show, Iowa Central Community College East Campus, Fort Dodge, Iowa
July 16 Youth Shelter Care Fort Dodge Iowa

2016
February 20 Story County Conservation, Ames, Iowa
April 2-3 MAPS EXPO Iowa City, Iowa
April 30-May 1 River Valley Rockhounds Annual Show, Fort Dodge, Iowa

2017
April 29-30 River Valley Rockhounds annual show, Fort Dodge, Iowa
August 9 Jasper County Conservation, Newton, Iowa

2018
April 28-29 River Valley Rockhounds annual show, Fort Dodge, Iowa
June 26 Nora Springs Public Library, Nora Springs, Iowa
August 24-26 Webster County Fair, Fort Dodge, Iowa
November 10 Waverly Public Library Waverly Iowa