A Program of Marion County Schools

Prehistoric Mammals of Marion County, Florida

June 10th | 10 am | FREE to Attend

Bruce MacFadden, Ph.D. UF Distinguished Professor, TESI Director, & Curator of Vertebrate Paleontology
Florida Museum, University of Florida, Gainesville

In prehistoric times, now-extinct mammals such as mammoths, mastodons, saber-toothed tigers, zebras, and giant ground sloths roamed what is now Marion County. Dr. MacFadden will tell the story about how these ancient giants got into Florida, where they lived, and how they became extinct.

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