The conger springs area was a stop on a field trip for a paleontology class I took. For anyone interested, there are abundant crinoid stems and articulate brachiopods as well as rugose and tabulate corals all of upper Mississippian age.
"After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally, you see things as they really are, which is the most horrible thing in the world."
--Oscar Wilde on Absinthe