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Fossilized Leaf

Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Fossilized leaf from the Dawson Arkose Formation. The Castle Rock excavaton site is a roadcut discovered by the Colorado Department of Transportation while expanding a highway near Castle Rock, Colorado. The site is believed to be up to 63 million years old and represents the earliest known rainforest in North America.

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  • Title: Fossilized Leaf
  • Rights: Use with permission Denver Museum of Nature and Science
  • DMNS ID: CI-Cr008_19182

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