Gretchen Gurtler

Gretchen Gurtler

Tucumcari, NM



Gretchen Gurtler


Tucumcari, NM

Fossil Specialty (if any)

Triassic period vertebrates

Favorite Collecting Site(s) or Region(s)

Bull Canyon Formation


I am the director of Mesalands Community College’s Dinosaur Museum and Natural Sciences Laboratory in Tucumcari, NM. I am also a faculty member at Mesalands Community College, offering the only two-year paleontology program in the United States. Our active dig sites are located less than 40 miles from campus.

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