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The Bulbjerg is a cliff at the Danish north coast. In the Bryozoan limestone from the lower Danian (part of the Paleogene period) you can find various fossils. The cliff is 47 metres high, and is the only bird cliff in Denmark. After the last iceage this hill first was an island. The limestone contains many flintlayers. In the hard limestones and in the flint it is best to collect fossils. The limestones were pushed to the surface by saltdomes in the underground.
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The coast near Bulbjerg.
Added by: Galeocerdo on 23-06-2011
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The Bulbjerg is located at the northern Danish coast, east of Hanstholm, near Fjerritslev. From Thorupstrand follow the Bulbergsvej road about 5 kilometres to the west. The quarry in the Klim Bjerg is located about 2 kilometres north of the Klim village, and about 2 kilometres from the beach.Drag the map and zoom in or out for the best view of this locality.
The collection possibilities on the beach are quite small. The old quarry Klim Bjerg is better.
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Museum: Morslands Historiske Museum - Moler Museet
Thanks to Taco Geertsema for his contribution to this description.
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