How New Mexico bachelor party morphed into archeological dig
Members of a bachelor party at Elephant Butte Lake in New Mexico recently stumbled upon an item sticking a few inches out of the ground. As the men dug around it, they discovered a large tusk, which they suspected might belong to a woolly mammoth.
They sent photos to the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science. Paleontologists think the tusk belongs to a prehistoric elephant known as a Stegomastodon.
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