Nov 6, 2010 6:49 PM by Andy Koen

Snowmass mammoth photos released

The Denver Museum of Nature and Science has released photos of the fossils discovered at an excavation site near Snowmass.

In one picture, the bones of a juvenile columbian mammoth are spread out on a table at the Snomass Water and Sanitaion District offices.

The bones were initially discovered by a construction worker on October 14 while doing work near the site.

Along with the mammoth, scientists have also unearths a mastadon tusk, a bison horn and the arm bone of a giant ground sloth.

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    Snowmass excavation site
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    Prehistoric bison horn
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