Virginia

 

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Virginia State Geological Symbols
Type
Symbol
Year Est.
State Rock
Nelsonite
2016
State Fossil
Chesapecten jeffersonius
1993

 

State Rock: Nelsonite

 


State Fossil: Chesapecten jeffersonius


 

References

https://statesymbolsusa.org/states/united-states/virginia


Geology of Virginia's National Parks

Through Pictures

(at least the one's I have been to)

Assateague Island National Seashore

Colonial National Historical Park

Shenandoah National Park

 

National Parks visited but I have no pictures (at this time) to do a geology post

(link directs to NPS site)

Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial (2002)

George Washington Memorial Parkway (2002)


Assateague Island National Seashore

Visited in 2002

 

For all of the pictures from Assateague Island National Seashore be sure to head over to the:

Maryland Page


Colonial National Historical Park

Visited in 1994

 

 

 


Shenandoah National Park

Visited in 1994 and 2002