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Hadrosaur fossil destroyed by vandals


  • Registered Users Posts: 30,746 ✭✭✭✭Galvasean

    This is why I dislike private collections. They fuel stuff like this.

  • Registered Users Posts: 8,551 ✭✭✭Rubecula

    There is no excuse for wanton acts like this. It makes me so angry and frustrated cos even if caught, they will not really face any punishment.

  • Closed Accounts Posts: 2,442 ✭✭✭Sulla Felix

    What the hell. Seems to be a splurge of stuff like this recently. Stone of Destiny and Monet here in Ireland, people on the rampage in Timbuktoo.. :mad:

  • Moderators, Recreation & Hobbies Moderators, Science, Health & Environment Moderators, Technology & Internet Moderators Posts: 90,374 Mod ✭✭✭✭Capt'n Midnight

    The group says it is illegal to alter, mark or damage palaeontological resources under the Historical Resources Act. Offenders may face up to $40,000 in fines or a year in prison.

    then again when a good skeleton can fetch over a million such fines could be treated as an expense.

    from the title I though it was this