Ed James (C/N)

Ed James was a Biosyn agent hired by Lewis Dodgson to shadow all the individuals involved in the Isla Nublar Incident. However, he failed to notice that Kelly Curtis and Arby Benton were aiding Richard Levine in his research for the Isla Sorna Expedition. Levine seemed to have some knowledge of James’s surveillance, although whether he grasped who James worked for is unclear. His methods of surveillance were borderline illegal, including planting bugs in Levine’s apartment.

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Dr. Reiman (C/N)

Physicist at Berkeley to whom Ellie Sattler was married to.

“Ellen Sattler Reiman,” James Said, pushing across a photo. “Botanist, used to be involved with Grant. Now married to a physicist at Berkeley and has a young son and daughter.” Quote found in The Lost World novel:First Configuration – Palo Alto (page 37 in the paperback edition)

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Mrs. Grant (C/N)

At some point in time, Alan Grant got married to an unidentified person, but died later. It is unknown of her cause of death, and she is only mentioned once by Dr. Grant while talking to Tim as they tried to make their way to the Visitor Center.

“Are you divorced?” “No,” Grant said. My wife died a long time ago.” Quote found in the Jurassic Park novel: Fourth Iteration – In The Park (page 235 paperback edition)

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Elizabeth Gennaro (C/N)

Donald Gennaro‘s wife, and Amanda Gennaro‘s mother. In 1989, she invited twenty children over for her daughter’s birthday party, which also featured a magician and “Cappy the Clown” for entertainment. Elizabeth had not been happy to learn that Donald had to miss their daughter’s birthday party to attend an inspection of the Isla Nublar facility.

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Amanda Gennaro (C/N)

The daughter of Donald and Elizabeth Gennaro, Amanda was to turn either four or five years old during the weekend of the Isla Nublar Incident in 1989. The party, which would host twenty children of Amanda’s age, was to feature a magician and a clown by the name of “Cappy“. Amanda had not been very happy to learn that her father would be missing her birthday party.

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Elizabeth Gelman (C/N)

Head of research at the San Francisco Zoo  research laboratory. She was taking care of a snow leopard name Dorje when Dr. Ian Malcolm went to visit her to check her results on the skin sample. She was aware of the unknown creatures washing up shore, and told Malcolm that his material had gained a lot of interest. She had taken close up, microscopic images and then presented Malcolm with a total of four slides in a small  conference room. She mentioned that the pigment cells suggested the ability to change skin color like a chameleon. She noticed and asked Malcolm about Site B found on the tag. When Malcolm denied any knowledge, she knew better but did not push him much further. Right before Malcolm left, Elizabeth asked him how the animal died, because they also found foreign skills, indicative of a fight.

“And you should also know there were signs of chronic vasoconstriction in the arterial vessels. This animal was under stress, Ian. And not just from the fight that wounded it. That would have disappeared in early postmortem changes. I’m talking about chronic, continuous stress. Wherever this creature lived, its environment was extremely stressful and dangerous.” Quote found in the First Configuration- Tag: The Lost World novel. (page 60 in the paperback edition)

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Gandoca (C/N)

A cousin of Diego, he was a Costa Rican fisherman who lived in Puerto Cortes. Gondoca, along with his cousin Diego, had visited Isla Sorna when they were younger, likely before InGen owned the island. In 1995, Dr. Lewis Dodgson chartered his boat for a mission to Isla Sorna. When Dodgson or any of his acquaintances did not return to the boat in the time they were allotted, Gondoca ordered his crewmen to leave the island without Dodgson.

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Miss Enders (C/N)

Hall monitor that doesn’t pay attention at Woodside Junior High School, the school to where Kelly Curtis and Arby Benton attended.

She swept past the girls, ignoring them. Nearby she saw Miss Enders, the hall monitor, paying no attention as usual. Even though Mr. Canosa, the assistant principal, had recently made a special homeroom announcement about teasing kids.” Quote found in The Lost World novel: First Configuration – School (page 52 in the paperback edition)

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Emily Curtis (C/N)

Emily is Kelly‘s sister, who left to study nursing at the community college. Kelly even wore Emily’s old clothes from Kmart, even her old Reeboks shoes.

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Dieguito (Diego) (C/N)

Dieguito, also known as Diego, was Richard Levine‘s guide when he visited Isla Sorna, and was Gandoca‘s cousin. Diego seemed to be superstitious of the island, like most of the locals, and was unaware of the true nature of the island’s wildlife: he believed that only birds lived there, having visited the island a few times in the past, and did not know that InGen had left cloned dinosaurs behind on the island. He was also rather inattentive, ignoring Levine’s instructions about safety and nondisturbance on the island, trying to smoke a cigarette even after Levine had clearly instructed him not to. Shortly thereafter, Diego was killed by a Carnotaurus during an ambush by the riverbank while he and Levine were busy admiring a Mussaurus.

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Dr. Cruz (C/N)

Doctor at the Clinica Santa Maria Hospital in Puntarenas, Costa Rica, he trained at medical centers in London and Baltimore. He treated Tina Bowman after she was attacked by a Procompsognathus at a remote beach in the Cabo Blanco Biological Reserve.The treatment consisted of a plastic oxygen tent, steroids for breathing and the edema on her arm and antihistamines for her blood pressure. Dr. Cruz took photographs for reference, and also took three saliva samples from the bite wounds. One for analysis where he was, one was sent to labs in San José, and the third kept frozen in case it was needed. He took notice of how observant Tina was when she mentioned that he had on the same tie, but a different shirt than the day before. Though, he was unfamiliar with the “lizard” portrayed in her detailed sketch of the attacker. After the Bowmans had gone, Dr. Cruz decided to report his conversation with the family to Dr. Marty Guitierrez.

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Cindy (C/N)

Cindy was Malcolm’s physical therapist. She was present when Beverly escorted the man from DHL with the skin sample into his office.

“Even his physical therapist, a perpetually cheery woman named Cindy had commented on it. Gee after all these years, suddenly you’re motivated Dr. Malcolm,” she had said. “What’s going on?” Quote found in The Lost World Novel-First Configuration: Berkeley (page 39 in the paperback edition)

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Chang (C/N)

While Dr. Malcolm, Thorne, and Eddie were searching for Levine on Isla Sorna. They looked at some of the paperwork left there in the Laboratory Complex. Chang is a possible InGen scientist on Isla Sorna Site B.

“No” Malcolm said. He started shuffling through the papers. “No, the sequence should be a series of nucleotides…. Here.” He picked up another sheet of paper.

Sequence:

1        GAATTCCGGA  AGCGAGCAAG  AGATAAGTCC  TGGCATCAGA    TACAGTTGGA   GATAAGGACG
61      GACGTGTGGC  AGCTCCCGCA  GAGGATTCAC   TGGAAGTGCA    TTACCTATCC    CATGGGAGCC
121    ATGGAGTTCG  TGGCGCTGGG  GGGGCCGGAT  GCGGGCTCCC     CCACTCCGTT    CCCTGATGAA
181    GCCGGAGCCT  TCCTGGGGCT  GGGGGGGGGC  GAGAGGACGG   AGGCGGGGGG  GCTGCTGGCC
241    TCCTACCCCC  CCTCAGGCCG   CGTGTCCCTG    GTGCCGTGGG   CAGACACGGG   TACTTTGGGG
301   ACCCCCCAGT  GGGTGCCGCC  CGCCACCCAA   ATGGAGCCCC    CCCACTACCT    GGAGTGCTG
361   CAACCCCCCC   GGGGCAGCCC   CCCCCATCCC    TCCTCCGGGC    CCCTACTGCC    ACTCAGCAGC
421   GGGCCCCCAC  CCTGCGAGGC   CCGTGAGTGC   GTCATGGCCA    GGAAGAACTG  CGGAGCGACG
481   GCAACGCCGC  TGTGGCGCCG  GGACGGCACC   GGGCATTACC   TGTGCAACTG   GGCCTCAGCC
541   TGCGGGCTCT   ACCACCGCCT   CAACGGCCAG    AACCGCCCGC   TCATCCGCCC    CAAAAAGCGC
601   CTGCTGGTGA  GTAAGCGCGC   AGGCACAGTG  TGCAGCCACG  AGCGTGAAAA  CTGCCAGACA
661   TCCACCACCA   CTCTGTGGCG   TCGCAGCCCC   ATGGGGGACC  CCGTCTGCAA   CAACATTCAC
721   GCCTGCGGCC   TCTACTACAA   ACTGCACCAA  GTGAACCGCC   CCCTCACGAT    GCGCAAAGAC
781   GGAATCCAAA  CCCGAAACCG  CAAAGTTTCC  TCCAAGGGTA  TGGGGGGAGG  GGGGGACCCC
841  GGGGGAAACC  CCTCCGCCAC   CGCGGGAGGG  GGCGCTCCTA  TGGGGGGAGG   GGGGGACCCC
901  TCTATGCCCC   CCCCGCCGCC    CCCCCCGGCC    GCCGCCCCCC  CTCAAAGCGA   CGCTCTGTAC
961  GCTCTCGGCC   CCGTGGTCCT    TTCGGGCCAT   TTTCTGCCCT   TTGGAAACTC   CGGAGGGTTT
1021  TTTGGGGGGG  GGGCGGGGGG  TTACACGGCC  CCCCCGGGGC  TGAGCCCGCA   GATTTAAAATA
1081  ATAACTCTGA  CGTGGGCAAG  TGGGCCTTGC  TGAGAAGACA  GTGTAACATA  ATAATTTGCA
1141  CCTCGGCAAT   TGCAGAGGGT CGATCTCCAC   TTTGGACACA     ACAGGGCTAC  TCGGTAGGAC
1201 CAGATAAGCA  CTTTGCTCCC   TGGACTGAAA   AAGAAAGGAT  TTATCTGTT      GCTTCTTGCT
1261 GACAAATCCC   TGTGAAAGGT  AAAAGTCGGA  CACAGCAATC  GATTATTTCT   CGCCTGTGTG
1321  AAATTACTGT  GAATATTGTA  AATATATATA  TATATATATA  TATATCTGTA  TAGAACAGCC
1381 TCGGAGGCGG  CATGGACCCA  GCGTAGATCA  TGCTGGATTT  GTACTGCCGG  AATTC


Distribution [DIS]

Wu  /HQ-Ops
Lori Ruso  /Prod
Venn  /LLv-1
Chang  /89 Pen

PRODUCTION NOTE [PNOT]

Sequence is final and approved.

 

 

Quote found in The Lost World Novel-Third Configuration: Laboratory (page 147-148 paperback edition)

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Benjamin’s Dog (S/F)

When the male Tyrannosaurus that had escaped containment on the S.S. Venture roamed about in the suburbs of San Diego, it sought out food and water due to it being dehydrated due to an overdose of tranquilizers. To quench its thirst, it drank from the swimming pool belonging to Benjamin‘s family. As it did, the family dog–ironically named “Rex,”–began barking at the Tyrannosaurus. Unfortunately for the dog, the Tyrannosaurus decided to satisfy its hunger as well and ate him.

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Isla Sorna: Site B (C/N)

Disambiguation Links – Isla Sorna (S/F) / Isla Sorna (T/C) / Isla Sorna (CB-Topps)

Isla Sorna is an island off the western coast of Costa Rica, about 10-20 miles from the town of Puerto Cortes. It is on this island that the dinosaurs of Jurassic Park were first engineered. Ian Malcolm went to the island in order to find Richard Levine, accompanied by Eddie Carr, “Doc” Thorne, and (secretly) R. B. Benton and Kelly Curtis. Isla Sorna has many, if not all, of the dinosaurs that were seen in the first novel, and a few others besides. The island’s history indicates it once was a German mine. The mining operation ended and InGen (and subsequently the Hammond Foundation) took possession of it. Isla Sorna is one of five islands in the Five Deaths chain, which involved a local legend about a man who took all five deaths available to him, going from island to island. – It is unknown whether the dinosaur life will survive further after the encounter in 1995. The dinosaurs are infected by a disease known as DX, which has affected growth rates of animals, making them die without reaching adulthood.

Geography

This map serves as the “official” map of Isla Sorna in the Jurassic Park novels. This map is located on the inside cover of the novels in the hard back release of the novel. An alternate color version was design by this site in 2007.

This map, designed by T-PEKC, is identical to the official map, but presented in color.

Notable Locations

  1. Main Compound
    Lobby
    Conference Room
    Laboratory
    East Wing
    West Wing
    Assembly Bay
    Holding Pens
    Loading Bay
  2. Worker Village
    Convenience Store
    Gas Station
    Managers House
    Swimming Pool
    Tennis Court
    Putting Greens
    Cottages
    Geothermal Power Station
  3. Roads
    Swamp Rd.
    Mounitain View Rd.
    Cliff Rd.
    River Rd.
    Ridge Rd.
  4. Nests
    Velociraptor
    Tyrannosaurus rex
  5. Miscellanous
    Where Dodgson Lands
    Helicopter Landing Area
    Shed
    Boathouse
    River Dock
    Valley
    Cave
    Jog Path
    Tunnel
  6. Site B Radio Network points
    Zone 1 (River)
    Zone 2 (Coast)
    Zone 3 (Ridge)
    Zone 4 (Valley)

Isla Sorna Bestiary

  1. Tyrannosaurus rex
  2. Velociraptor “giganticus” (*)
  3. Carnotaurus sastrei
  4. Apatosaurus excelsus
  5. Parasaurolophus walkeri
  6. Pachycephalosaurus wyomingensis “calvus” (*)
  7. Stegosaurus stenops
  8. Triceratops serratus (*)
  9. Procompsognathus triassicus “pentadactyl” (*)
  10. Maiasaura peeblesorum
  11. Hypsilophodon foxii
  12. Gallimimus bullatus
  13. Mussaurus patagonicus “vergrandis”
  14. Unknown Tree Herbivore: Possibly Othnielia or Microceratops
  15. Ornitholestes hermanni - (?) Levine examined a beached “aberrant form”. He was not able to make a precise identification, but his best guess is that it was an Ornitholestes; however, this is not a complete confirmation, but it is recognized as a species on Isla Sorna.

Native Inhabitants:

  1. Snakes

Key:
(x -Genus Name-) – Hybrid
(?) – Debatable or formerly a subject of debate
(*) – Modified Scientific Name only for the purposes of this project. Consult DinoData.Net for the scientifically correct name.

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Marksmann GPS (S/F)

A high-tech Global Positioning System, Eddie Carr uses this to locate a transmitter from Sara Harding’s satellite phone.  The visual display featured a 3D rendering of the surrounding area.

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Beechcraft Super King Air 200 (S/F)

JP3PlaneA twin-engine propeller aircraft, this plane was used by the Kirbys to fly over Isla Sorna during their rescue mission in 2001. This particular plane was numbered N622DC. General use allowed up to eight passengers, though some were modified to seat twelve.

The Model 200 Super King Air was developed from the Model 100; changes included a T-tail, more powerful engines, larger wings, and a greater fuel capacity. The plane first flew in 1972, and is still in production today. It serves as a twin-turboprop transport and utility aircraft, and is part of the King Air series. This series has been in continuous production since 1964, making it the longest-running of any civilian turboprop aircraft, having outlasted all previous competitors. As of 2006, it is one of only two twin-turboprop business airplanes still in production.

The Beech Model 200 Super King Air was developed from the Model 100 King Air.  Changes included a T-tail, more powerful engines, larger wings and greater fuel capacity.  The King Air 200 first flew in 1972 and are still in production today. The Beechcraft Super King Air 200 is a twin-turboprop transport and utility aircraft. It is part of the King Air series, a family of aircraft that has been in continuous production since 1964, the longest production run of any civilian turboprop aircraft. The King Air line has outlasted all of its previous competitors, and as of 2006 is one of only two twin-turboprop business airplanes in production.

 

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Mercedes Benz M-Class (S/F)

The Mercedes-Benz M-Class is a mid-size sport utility vehicle, which was used for travel by Dr. John Hammond‘s research team during their 1997 expedition to Isla Sorna. They were more mobile than the bulky mobile research laboratory. These particular vehicles were the 1997 Mercedes M-Class W163.

The M-Class was the first luxury SUV to feature stability control, a system designed to detect loss of control and instantaneously intervene with selective braking, bring the vehicle back it its intended course. Eddie Carr made use of this as well as the vehicle’s 4-wheel drive in his heroic efforts to try and save the lives of the rest of the research team after the Tyrannosaurus parents left them stranded over the edge of a cliff.

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Fleetwood RV/Mobile Lab (S/F)

011Not to be confused with Dr. Grant‘s Mobile Laboratory from the dig near Snakewater, Montana in 1993.

The mobile lab used by the research team commissioned by Dr. John Hammond in 1997 was a modified ’96-’97 Fleetwood Southwind Storm recreational vehicle, or RV. The living spaces of the vehicle were mostly removed in order to add additional equipment, and the exterior was further modified with additional lights and structural reinforcement to most of the windows to be able to stand up to the inhabitants of Isla Sorna. It was also given a camouflage coloration.

TrailersInsideThe rear of the trailers was fitted with an array of equipment, including many electronics, for research, among them communications equipment, microscopes, and an ultrasound machine. Though it is not seen very well, the living quarters would have been located in the front of the trailer, and included a stove, refrigerator, a sink, a lavatory, a small table with padded two-person benches, a map above this, a bookcase (the contents of which were secured via Velcro straps), and a two-person bunk.

 

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Dr. Roberta “Bobbie” Carter (C/N)

Dr. Roberta Carter, aka Bobbie, was a medical doctor that was working in the fishing village of Bahía Anasco, Costa Rica shortly before the “InGen Incident”. She had experience in emergency medicine due to two years of residency at Michael Reese Hospital in Chicago. At the clinic in Bahía Anasco, she was brought a patient, presumably from Isla Nublar, that needed immediate treatment. In this time, Dr. Carter had brief contact with Ed Regis, who would not tell her the truth about the patient’s supposed construction accident. She speculated that if the construction was using inexperienced local workman on the project, accidents like these must be frequent.

Her medical experience was enough for her to determine the young man had been mauled, and photographed the injuries with an Olympus camera. However, before she could begin operating, her patient expired, but not before saying ‘Lo Sa raptor’. Due to her limited understanding of the Spanish language or local superstition, she asked about the term “raptor” mentioned by the patient, which lead into discussion of the “hupia“, of which the people she asked refused to discuss for long.  Her assistant Manuel  claimed that ‘raptor’ was not  a spanish word. She also used her Spanish as well as English dictionaries to look up the meaning of the term “raptor”, which gave it also as ‘Bird of Prey’.

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Carlos (C/N)

Carlos was part of the Jurassic Park maintenance crew.

Muldoon heard the soft gurgle of the jungle river a few yards to the north. He turned back to the maintenance van and saw one of the workmen coming out with a big power saw.

“No, no,” he said. “Just the ropes, Carlos, we don’t need to cut it.” Quote found in The Jurassic Park Novel- Fourth Iteration: The Park (page 244 paperback edition)

 

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Cappy the Clown (C/N)

The stage name of a clown who entertained at children’s parties, and other possible festivities. In 1989, Elizabeth Gennaro hired Cappy to entertain at her daughter‘s birthday party, which would also feature twenty other children and a magician.

“Maybe you’re right.” Gennaro said. “I am missing my kid’s birthday.” Saturday was Amanda‘s birthday, and Elizabeth had invited twenty screaming four-year-olds to share it, as well as Cappy the the Clown and a magician.” Quote found in the Jurassic Park novel: The Second Iteration – Hammond (page  58 in the paperback edition)

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Mr. Canosa (C/N)

Mr. Canosa was the assistant principal at Woodside Junior High School, where Kelly Curtis and Arby Benton attended.

“…Nearby she saw Miss Enders, the hall monitor, paying no attention as usual. Even though Mr. Canosa, the assistant principal, had recently made a special homeroom announcement about teasing kids.” Quote found in The Lost World Novel-First Configuration: School (page 52 paperback edition)

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Mike Bowman (C/N)

Father of Tina, and husband of Ellen Bowman, Mike Bowman was thirty-five years old, and a real estate developer from Dallas, Texas. In 1989, Mike was angry to learn that his wifes’ insecurity regarding her appearance had led her to lie to her family about a two week vacation to Costa Rica. Once in Costa Rica, Mike forbade his wife from getting plastic surgery, as he highly disagreed that his wife was losing her beauty. He also felt that Ellen was actually underweight for his liking, but knew better than to voice such opinions directly to Ellen.

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Ellen Bowman (C/N)

Mother of Tina, and wife of Mike Bowman. The senior Homecoming Queen at Rice,  Ellen was very insecure about her appearance. In 1989, at the age of thirty, Ellen took her family to Costa Rica so that she could partake in the countries’ excellent and cheap plastic surgery in San Jose, much to the disapproval from her husband. Mike instantly forbid Ellen from getting plastic surgery, and so the family of three instead took a two week vacation in the country, enjoying its natural beauty.

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Christina “Tina” Bowman (C/N)

American girl attacked on Cabo Blanco beach and daughter of Ellen and Mike Bowman. With an eye for detail, she described in detail the supposed lizard that attacked her.  While in the hospital, she drew a picture of the animal, which was later identified by Dr. Alan Grant as a Procompsognathus.

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Beverly (C/N)

Dr. Ian Malcolm‘s assistant.  She escorted the person from DHL Delivery who had a package containing a skin sample  from Richard Levine to Dr. Malcolm’s office. She  even unwrapped the package the specimen was contained in. Soon after Dr. Malcolm did a quick inspection, he asked Beverly to contact Elizabeth Gelman and Levine. She was unable to contact Levine, but left word for him at his office.

While Dr. Malcolm was away from his office, Beverly had let in people who identified themselves as Chaos Quarterly to take photographs of the office.

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Backes (C/N)

InGen Scientist on Isla Sorna Site B. This name is found on one of the memos discovered by Dr. Malcolm in a stack on a shelf in the Laboratory of Site B. The memo was as follows (italics):

From: Backes

To: Wu/Sup

Short protein fragments may be acting as prions. Sourcing doubtful but suggest halt all exogenous protein for carniv. orgs until origin is cleared up. Disease cannot continue!

Found in the Jurassic Park Novel-Third Configuration: Laboratory (page 149 paperback edition)

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Norman Atherton (C/N)

Norman Atherton was Stanford geneticist and one of the founding fathers of InGen. Norman was John Hammond’s partner and helped him gain financial backing for the company in 1983. His work on a dwarf elephant embryo helped ensure capital to make Hammond’s dream project, entitled Jurassic Park, a reality. Norman died of cancer in 1984 and was replaced by Dr. Henry Wu; his graduate student at the University of Stanford.

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Manuel Aragón (C/N)

Manuel was a paramedic stationed at the small fishing village of Bahía Anasco  on  the west coast of Costa Rica. As an assistant to Bobbie Carter, he was on hand at the start, just before the tour of Jurassic Park took place. When a boy from Isla NublarInGen‘s Biological Preserve – was brought to Puntarenas for treatment in a Sikorsky helicopter owned by InGen.  Manuel aided in starting an intravenous line in the injured boy and cleaning the wounds.

When the patient was able to speak out the words ‘Lo sa raptor’ and Manuel caught the scent of the patients wounds, he became superstitious and would no longer help. He even restrained Dr. “Bobbie” Carter from performing mouth-to-mouth on the patient. He claimed “raptor” meant “hupia“, a superstition of the local village.

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Winchester Model 70 (S/F)

The Winchester Model 70 is a bolt action sporting rifle, commonly used when hunting deer. It is one of the highest mass-produced guns on the market, and has made quite a name for itself as “the Rifleman’s Rifle;” it is held in high regard by most, if not all, of the world’s professional hunters.

The Winchester Model 70  holds many rounds for different models. The gun was first manufactured in 1936 and is manufactured to this day; new versions of it are still being made.

This model of the Winchester was used by Ajay at Isla Sorna, but he never fired it; he carried it with him until his death in the long grass.

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G3 (S/F)

The G3 is a 7.62mm battle rifle developed by the German arms company Heckler & Koch in collaboration with the Spanish-based gun company CETME. It was developed in the 195os and uses a 7.62x51mm NATO cartridge. The G3 and its variants are still produced and in service to this day. It is arguably the most successful military weapon of the present day, perhaps second only to the AK-47.

Like many other weapons, the G3 has many variants, thus making it extremely difficult to identify what specific G3 model was used by Dieter Stark. A police officer, during the San Diego Incident, in a helicopter planned to use one to attempt to kill the male Tyrannosaurus.

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Jurassic Park: San Diego (S/F)

Long before John Hammond ever conceived the idea of placing Jurassic Park on an island, he planned to have the park situated in San Diego, California. For reasons unknown, the operations were shifted to Isla Nublar; all we can do is speculate about why Nublar was chosen over San Diego. It may have been that the location was simply more convenient, or may have helped to contain the animals, or it could have just been cheaper to build on an island in terms of labor costs. Whatever the reason, InGen only revisited the idea in 1997 when Peter Ludlow took charge of the company and decided to lead an expedition to Isla Sorna, from which he would take dinosaurs to be placed in the San Diego park. Whether InGen intended to capture carnivorous dinosaurs is entirely speculative at this point, though carnivores were included in the pamphlets that Ludlow’s team had on their persons while on the island.

This map is the result of an effort by the Jurassic Park Legacy Research staff to correct the mistakes made by the original version by Márcio Luiz Freire de Albuquerque. Originally, the map had the all too common fallacies of mixing film canon with novel canon, and has since been revised and modified for the purposes of accuracy in the Jurassic Park Encyclopedia.

Throughout the map project, we tried to remain loyal to the films whenever it came to speculation. Unfortunately, not much is known about the San Diego attraction aside from that it would feature a central arena with shows as well as security for an herbivore-oriented park. What little is known is taken from concept art, depicted in these four pieces to your left below the map.

Our speculation comes primarily from conceptual art seen in the film. Most of this speculation pertains to the placement of various paddocks as well as amenities such as restaurants, souvenir shops, and a playground, as well as the naming of these places based on known concept art.

The dinosaurs seen on this map are listed based on what InGen is known to have captured during their expedition to Isla Sorna in 1997; essentially, these are speculative projections for what InGen may have planned to include in the revitalized Jurassic Park: San Diego. Animal placement is, again, speculation based on conceptual art as seen in the film, with animal identifications made to the best of our ability. It is possible that InGen planned to capture juvenile sauropods such as Brachiosaurus or Mamenchisaurus, both of which are definitively known to exist at Site B, judging from the concept art, though this is by no means a confirmation.

The building placement and naming conventions, we admit, are the result of artistic licensing and based on some of the names from Universal’s Island of Adventure’s Jurassic Park ride. This is not an attempt to pass these off as “canon,” per se, but our attempt at identifying what the buildings could possibly have been used for, had the San Diego facility been successfully completed and opened to the public.

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Carter (CB-Topps)

Dieter Stark‘s driver in one of the Jeeps on Isla Sorna during the Hunter expedition. During the confusion that followed the parent tyrannosaurs‘ discovery of the Hunters’ temporary base camp in the southeastern section of the island, Carter fell and was killed when the female Tyrannosaurus stepped on him.

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Dr. Robert Burke (CB-Topps)

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One of the most revered paleontologists in the world, Burke was made famous by his theories on the behavior patterns of Tyrannosaurus rex. Burke spent most of his time out on digs or giving lectures at universities. He spent hours at a time studying dinosaur bones and trying to recreate their habitats. InGen recruited him for his scientific genius, and his knowledge turned out to be extremely valuable (though he incorrectly identified a Compsognathus as Procompsognathus). After being chased behind a waterfall by the female Tyrannosaurus along with several others, Burke panicked when a couple centipedes slithered down his shirt collar and he ran out of the waterfall, only to be devoured by the waiting tyrannosaur.

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