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Seattle Mammoth
Bruce cuts into the cast containing the Columbian mammoth tus

We started removing the cast covering LuLu the Columbian mammoth's tusk to get a glimpse into its preservation.

aerial view of man wearing hardhat and safety vest down in a dirt pit working to excavate a mammoth tusk that is the same color as the dirt

Hi, I'm the Columbian mammoth whose tusk was unearthed at an AMLI Residential construction site in Seattle.

The water-logged tusk was encased in plaster

Seattle is abuzz after construction workers find an unexpected guest from the ice age.

In the early 1990s, a group of elementary school students in Washington noticed an important piece of their state's history was missing.

Preparation is a time consuming process.

A labor of love! Burke paleontologists take steps to preserve the South Lake Union mammoth tusk.

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