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Local & Regional Tiny beaver called Oregon home 28 million years ago Tiny beaver called Oregon home 28 million years ago
A fossilized skull and teeth from a newly described species of beaver that lived 28 million years ago have been unearthed in eastern Oregon. It was less than half the size of a modern beaver and related to beavers from Asia that crossed the Bering land bridge to North America about 7 million years ago.