Search For Fossils At W.M. Browning Cretaceous Fossil Park In Mississippi Which Was An Ancient Ocean Once Upon A Time
By Jackie Ann|Published January 16, 2023
Louisiana native and LSU Alum (Geaux Tigers!), Jackie has lived in Louisiana for over three decades and currently lives in New Orleans. She's been writing for OnlyInYourState since 2016 and can often be found with a coffee at her side, dreaming of her next adventure.
Millions of years ago, this blue marble we call home looked much different. Not just the plants and animals, but the landscape, too. There’s evidence that this one particular spot in Mississippi was once part of a much larger ocean, and if you’re patient and have some luck on your side, you might just find yourself a fossil! It’s one of the best places to find fossils in Mississippi, and it’s hiding right in plain sight!