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Eliason told FOX 13.
Jim Kirkland All of these threads have made Utahraptor a Cretaceous celebrity.
With a state park designation, the Utah State Parks system will install restrooms, have trash pickup and a law enforcement presence.
The park also offers recreational activities, such as ATV, hiking and mountain biking trails in addition to paleontological resources — making this a state park that captures the breadth of Utah allure.
Based on the relationship of Utahraptor to other dinosaurs, the early representations of the dinosaur including the journal description and an animatronic created for the Dinosaur Museum in Fruita, Colorado depicted what was essentially a plus-sized Deinonychus.