Online Resources

NHMU Top Dinosaurs

Meet the dinosaurs that are considered the Natural History Museum's "cream of the crop"


Bugs of Utah

Learn about some of the insects that call Utah home



Plants of Utah

Plants communities vary with elevation.  Discover just a few of the plants that can be found in Utah's three physiographic regions.

Field Guide to Mammals of the Wasatch Front






  Ethnobotanical Guides for the Arid West

Ethnobotany is the study of interactions between plants and people. This website is a tool to help  explore those interactions. Within, you will find ethnobotanical guides to several ecoregions of the Arid West. These guides contain information to help identify and understand the many plant species important to people now and throughout history.


Browse the Collection

Search the collection by subject, exhibition, place...and eventually by things like shape and color