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august 2012
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Location description

Near Voitsberg Lignite is mined for an energy plant. The lignite comes from the lower Miocene, part of the Neogene period.

There is a large active quarry, but also a lot of old rock dumps in the area. The possibilities for permission are unknown.

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Voitsberg is located in the south of Austria, west of Graz.

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Plant fossils.

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Other locations in the area

Fossil location: Retznei
Fossil location: Weitendorf
Museum: Universalmuseum Joanneum
Society: Vereinigung Steirischer Mineralien und fossiliensammler: Gasthof


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