Subject: How long does it take for human bone to completely fossilize?
Date: Wed Mar 2 20:10:04 2005
Posted by David Eley
Grade level: undergrad
School: University of New Mexico
City: Santa Fe State/Province: NM
Area of science: Earth Sciences
I have tried to get a straight answer from several sources. It sounds like it
depends on several environmental conditions. My understanding so far is that
complete mineralization of bone takes many thousands of years.
Re: How long does it take for human bone to completely fossilize?
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