There are a number of comparative faunal collections at the Burke Museum available for research. It may be possible to coordinate your use of collections from multiple divisions so be sure to let us know if you are contacting additional collections managers. See the websites and contact information for the other Burke divisions below.
Burke Museum Archaeology (small mammal collection)
Contact: Laura Phillips, Collections Manager
Collection Notes: Skeletal specimens are cataloged in an online database.
Burke Museum Herpetology
Habitat Program, Science Team, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Olympia
Contact: Dr. Marc P. Hayes, Senior Research Scientist
Collection Notes: Skeletal specimens partially cataloged. Specimens include sea turtles , turtles and tortoises , snakes , lizards, frogs and toads, crocodilians, and salamanders.