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Contact: Kristin Friedrich
kfriedri@nhm.org
213-763-3532
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Active Excavation at the La Brea Tar Pits

Caption: The La Brea Tar Pits is the only constantly active, urban excavation site in the world.

Credit: Page Museum at the La Breat Tar Pits

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