August Helmke

August Helmke



Are you at least 18 years of age?



August Helmke

1. Your First Name:


2. Your Last Name:


3. What are your affiliations (are you part of club or society; do you work at a museum, college or university)?

I have affiliations with Paleontologists at the Raymond Alf Museum in Southern California.

4. Briefly describe your interest(s) in using myFOSSIL.

I am interested in the evolution, biomechanics, and phylogeny of multiple Campanian through Maastrichtian Archosaurs and the evolution of Sequoias throughout the Southwestern United States.

5. Which of the following best describes how you learned about myFOSSIL?

By participating in an event that was sponsored by the FOSSIL project (e.g., mini- conference, paleoblitz, etc.)

6. Which best defines your age?
7. Which of the following options best describes your occupation?
7a. If "other" please briefly describe your occupation:

Paleoart and Research

8. Choose the option that best describes your highest level of education.
9. Are you currently or have you ever been a professional paleontologist?
10. Are you or have you ever been a member or consider yourself affiliated with a group of people who collect fossils (i.e. a fossil club or society)?
11. Do you or have you ever collected fossils as a hobby?
12. For how many years have you been involved with fossils and paleontology?
13. Which best describes your use of social media?
14. Which social media networks do you use? Check all that you use.
15. Estimate the number of connections that you have on social media:
16. For the social media network that you use most often, which of the following sentences best describes your use?

I check social media, but I don't post a lot of things.

17. myFOSSIL is based upon the concept of Social Paleontology. In your own words, what does this idea mean to you? Please be descriptive.

Social Paleontology means to further spread information for research and illustrations to further help Paleoartists and Paleontologists alike to find out more about prehistoric organisms.

18. Do you consent to participate?
Affiliations and Relevant Organizations

I have affiliations with Paleontologists at the Raymond Alf Museum in Southern California.

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