Category: U.S.A. Sightings

Pterosaur sightings in the United States

nonfiction book by Jonathan Whitcomb: "Searching for Ropens and Finding God" - third edition 0

Many Live Pterosaurs or Coincidences?

While writing the third edition of my biggest (and I believe best) book, Searching for Ropens and Finding God, I came to better realize how many pterosaur encounters we may have in this big world of ours. On page 217 I wrote:...

town of Grantsville, Utah, with a car driving away on a street 0

Pterosaur Sightings Reported in Utah

Sightings of apparent pterosaurs have often been reported in California. We also have reports from Oregon and Arizona and the middle states of America. What about Utah? Consider the following, part of a sighting report: Sighting in Grantsville, Utah When I was [a...

Country setting but in the city of Slidell, Louisiana - two ponds and a house 1

Pterosaur Sighting in Slidell, Louisiana

On October 10, 2013, I received a phone call from a lady in Slidell, Louisiana. She had seen a flying creature just two hours earlier, a frightening experience, and had received no help from the police or the Wildlife-Fisheries. Two days later, we...

front cover of a nonfiction book by James Bunnell 0

Comparing Interpretations of Marfa Lights

We have an interesting selection here, for interpretations of Marfa Lights in Texas. Take your pick: Ordinary car headlights Extraordinary flying dinosaurs Dancing ghosts Effects of solar activity Plasma related to geology To narrow down the range, let’s get rid of something right...

Susan Wooten's drawing of the large pterosaur she saw in South Carolina 0

Blog Radio Broadcast on Aug 18, 2013

I am scheduled to talk on Monster X Radio this afternoon at 4:00 p.m. California (Daylight) time (11:00 pm, UTC, Coordinated Universal Time): http://www.blogtalkradio.com/mxr/2013/08/18/living-pterosaurs-with-jonathon-whitcomb Possible subjects could include one or more of the following (although I may have only limited control): Pterosaur Sightings Worldwide “Pterodactyl”...

Another Pterosaur in Florida 0

Another Pterosaur in Florida

I recently found a sighting report on FaceBook, actually an eyewitness account of two sightings in Florida. I here give an excerpt from “Animal Discoveries and Curiosities” by Karl Shuker: . . . About two years ago, I heard a noise that I thought was...

One of the storm channels in Lakewood, California, where eyewitnesses have seen a ropen or dragon-like or pterosaur-like flying creature 0

Second Eyewitness of Lakewood Pterosaur

Another eyewitness has come forward, answering my questions about what she observed flying near a storm channel in Lakewood, California. This was within about 70 yards of the June-2012 sighting and around two years earlier, or about mid-2010. But the earlier sighting was...