Conn. marks 45 years since dinosaur tracks discovery; state park at site holding celebration

Aug 19th, 2011 | By | Category: General

ROCKY HILL, Conn. — A Connecticut park that is home to dinosaur tracks dating back 200 million years is celebrating the 45-year anniversary of the discovery.

Dinosaur State Park in Rocky Hill is putting on several free events Saturday at the site, where a construction worker uncovered the tracks in sandstone while excavating for a state office building project on Aug. 23, 1966.

Read more here: Conn. marks 45 years since dinosaur tracks discovery; state park at site holding celebration | The Republic.

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