Education and advocacy to improve ethics, standards, and practices in paleontology
Instructional Videos for specimen storage - on Vimeo
Created By Alan Zdinak
Released Dec 20, 2015
These videos are part of a pilot project to create a library of clips demonstrating state-of-the-art fossil preparation techniques. The clips are produced, presented and vetted by museum professionals.
The pilot was funded by the Hix Preparators' Grant from the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.
Lisa Herzog, President
Marilyn Fox, Vice President
Greg Brown, Treasurer
Deborah Wagner, Secretary
Ana Barcarcel, Membership Secretary
Conni O'Connor, Member at Large
Vicen Carrio, Member at Large
AMMP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization of persons interested in the field of paleontological collections care and methodology. This includes conservation, preparation, sampling, and collection of fossil animal remains. Members have the desire to maintain and further the profession through increased communication with peers, and encouraging others with the desire and capabilities to enter the profession. Members promote better understanding of the profession by the general public and those persons requiring such services and increase the respect for the profession by maintaining and encouraging high standards of competence and ethics.
10th Annual Meeting
The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Association for Materials and Methods in Paleontology will be held April 19-22 in Austin, Texas.
Please join in marking this milestone.
Abstract submission and registration will open on December 15th.