Calendar

 

                                                              2017

January through (ongoing):  SuperGenius is updating various features on the web site.  There are going to be times that the site, or parts there of, are down or inoperative.  “Contact us” if you need something and can not find it!

 

January through May:  Yamhill River Pleistocene Project, updating fossil and artifact logs from summer floats.

 

July 02:  WE HAVE CASTOROIDES!  On the opening float of the summer, YRPP’s Mike Full found an incisor from the giant forest beaver (Castoroides) of the Pleistocene on the  South Yamhill River.  Dr. William Orr has verified the field identification, and it is the first identified Castoroides that we can verify came from the Willamette Valley!

 

July 08:  Fossil float for the winner of the ODFW Youth Outdoor Days “Win a Fossil Float”.  We found one small piece of fossil ivory, but the kids had a great time swimming, splashing, catching crawdads on the South Yamhill River.

 

July 09:  Legion Park, Woodburn:  Woodburn Pleistocene and Institute for Archaeological Studies excavation starts.  Will last all week.

 

July 09:  YRPP; Fossil float, Mike Full with Richard Kimbell from NARG on the South Yamhill River.

 

July 17:  Mike Full and David Ellingson scuba the South Yamhill at the McMinnville Mammoth Site.

 

July 22:  Mike Full with Hannah Brownell & her dad float the South Yamhill River.

 

July 24:  Dr. Alison Stenger, PhD and Mike Full float the South Yamhill at the McMinnville Mammoth Site.

 

July 29:  Dakota Parker and Mike Full hit the South Yamhill River.

 

July 31st:  Richard Kimbell, Debbie Shanon from NARG join Leonard Finkleman from Linfield College and Mike Full float the South Yamhill River.

 

August 02:  Joanie Livermore & Mike Full float the South Yamhill River.

 

August 05:  Marvin Reken & Mike Full, South Yamhill River float.

 

August 22 & 23:  John Syring & Mike Full, South Yamhill River float.

 

August 24, 25, 26:  Larry & Cuylar Whalon, South Yamhill River floats.

 

August 27:  Cory Schott, Linda Repplinger & guests, with Mike Full & Marvin Reken; South Yamhill River float.

 

September 10:  SCUBA, Mike Full finds a horse femur, rib, and small longbone fragment.

 

September 14:  Linfield College Senior Biology Class, presentation by Mike Full prior to river floats.

 

September 14-17:  Linfield College class and river floats, South Yamhill River.