August 26, 2012

WWAY: 2.75 million-year-old whale skull on display at Lake Waccamaw

Submitted by Marissa Jasek 

LAKE WACCAMAW, NC (WWAY) -- A whale skull fossil found in Lake Waccamaw four years ago is now on exhibit (at Lake Waccamaw State Park). 

Scientists estimate the fossil is 2.75 million years old. They also say they may have discovered an entirely new species. 

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Photo from article.
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