Monument Rocks or the Chalk Pyramids near Oakley Kansas seem very out of place, rising 70 feet from the flat Kansas prairie.  The Niobrara Chalk formations were formed around 80 million years ago when Kansas was an inland sea leaving a large number of fossils .  The site was the first National Natural Landmark designated by the Dept. of Interior.
  
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Monument Rocks or the Chalk Pyramids near Oakley Kansas seem very out of place, rising 70 feet from the flat Kansas prairie. The Niobrara Chalk formations were formed around 80 million years ago when Kansas was an inland sea leaving a large number of fossils . The site was the first National Natural Landmark designated by the Dept. of Interior.

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Date 28 Jun 2012
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  • Little Pyramids
  • Monument Rocks
  • Oakley
  • Plain
  • Prairie
  • Rock Formations
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  • United States

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