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Publications
Woodcock, D.W., Meyer, H.M., and Prado, I.A., In Revision. Paleoenvironmental analysis of the Piedra Chamana fossil woods and leaves (late Middle Eocene, Peru). American Journal of Botany.

Woodcock, D.W., and Aragón, S., 2010. Plant community structure and conservation of a northern Peru sclerophyllous forest. Biotropica 42: 262-270. Abstract

Woodcock, D., Meyer, H., Dunbar, N., McIntosh, W., Prado, I., and Morales, G., 2009. Geologic and taphonomic context of El Bosque Petrificado Piedra Chamana (Cajamarca, Peru). Geological Society of America Bulletin 121: 1172-1178. Abstract

Villager, F., 2009. El bosque fósil de Secsi. Boletin de Lima 31 (157): 129.

Aragón, S., Rimarachín, L., Ayasta, J., and Woodcock, D., 2006. Inventario Preliminar de la Flora del Distrito de Sexi, Cajamarca. Arnaldoa 13: 360-369.

Presentations & Abstracts
Woodcock, D.W., 2011. El Bosque Petrificado Piedra Chamana (Cajamarca): Geologica, Tafonomia, Importancia de una Agrupacion Fosil de Hace 39 Milliones de Años. Conference presentation at Museo de Historia Natural, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. Poster

Woodcock, D.W., 2011. Paleoenvironmental significance of the Piedra Chamana monocot fossils. Harvard Forest Symposium. Abstract

Woodcock, D.W., 2010. Characterizing extant and fossil wood assemblages. Botanical Society of America Meeting, Providence, Rhode Island.

Meyer, H.W., D. Woodcock, and Y. Prado, 2008. Conservation and educational interpretation at El Bosque Petrificado Piedra Chamana: A new paleobotanical site in Peru. Terra Nostra 2008/2, IPC-XII / IOPC-VIII Bonn, Germany, Abstract Volume, p. 190.

Woodcock, D.W., H.W. Meyer, and Y. Prado, 2008. El Bosque Petrificado Piedra Chamana: A record of Middle Eocene vegetation and climate in Northern Peru. Terra Nostra 2008/2, IPC-XII / IOPC-VIII Bonn, Germany, Abstract Volume, p. 309-310.

Meyer, H., D. Woodcock, W. McIntosh, N. Dunbar, 2006. Fossil woods and leaves from El Bosque Paleontologico Piedra Chamana, Peru: Implications for vegetation and climate, and measures for conservation. Advances in Paleobotany Conference, Gainesville, Florida, p. 47-48. Abstract

Meyer, H., D Woodcock, J. Young, W. McIntosh, N. Dunbar, L. Lutz-Ryan, and K.Sikoryak, 2006. Implementing Inventory-Monitoring, Research, and Interpretive Plans for El Bosque Paleontologico Piedra Chamana in the northern Peruvian Andes. Seventh Federal Fossil Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Woodcock, D., H. Meyer, N. Dunbar and W. McIntosh, 2006. El Bosque Paleontologico Piedra Chamana (Northern Peruvian Andes): A record of lowland tropical forest preserved in volcaniclastic rocks. Geological Society of America, Backbone of the Americas – Patagonia to Alaska, Abstracts. Abstract

Meyer, H.W., J.Young, and D. Woodcock, 2006. Inventory and assessment of paleontological sites at the Bosque Petrificado Piedra Chamana (Cajamarca, Peru) with recommendations for conservation. Prepared for the Institute of Culture, Peru, 29 p, 17 maps, 14 p appendix of data documentation.

Woodcock, D. and H.W. Meyer (presenting), 2003. Investigation and Conservation of the Eocene Piedra Chamana Petrified Forest, Peru. Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Programs 35. Abstract

Meyer, H.W., 2001. Sharing paleontological resource management ideas across international boundaries. The Sixth Conference on Fossil Resources, Abstracts with Programs.

Prado, I. and H.W. Meyer, 2001. Paleontological resources in Peru. The Sixth Conference on Fossil Resources, Abstracts with Programs.

Meyer, H.W., 2001. Sharing paleontological resource management ideas across international boundaries. George Wright Society Biennial Conference, Abstracts, p. 22.

Reports
Meyer, H.W., J.Young, and D. Woodcock, 2006. Inventory and assessment of paleontological sites at the Bosque Petrificado Piedra Chamana (Cajamarca, Peru) with recommendations for conservation. Prepared for the Institute of Culture, Peru, 29 p, 17 maps, 14 p appendix of data documentation

Prado Velazco, I., 1997. Informe paleontologico [following from the trip to Sexi sponsored by the National System of Museums of the Peruvian National Institute of Culture] 3 Febrero 1997.

Vargas Torreblanca, D., 1996. Evaluación para implementar un museo en el Distrito de Sexi, Cajamarca [Evaluation in order to implement a museum in the District of Sexi, Cajamarca.] Informe no. 015 INC-DVT/DIGESNAMU.

Morales, G., 1995. Informe technico sobre la existencia de madera petrificado (“Piedra Chamana”) en el distrito de Sexi.