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The Rockhound S Handbook

Author : James R. Mitchell
ISBN : 1889786438
Genre : Nature
File Size : 39. 51 MB
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Revised and expanded 2E of this popular reference guide for rockhounds and collectors of rocks, minerals and fossils. Includes expanded sections on basic geology and mineral formation; how to find and identify minerals in the field; collecting tools and techniques; finding gold and other heavy minerals; fossil formatiion and collecting fossils; the legal aspects of collecting; specimen preparation and display and the basics of lapidary and jewelry making. Illustrated throughout with photos, diagrams and charts; features 16-page color insert of over 90 specimens; extensive glossary; lists of government agencies and museums and much more. An indispensable how-to book for beginners and a handy reference guide for experienced collectors.

The Rockhound S Handbook

Author : Valdemar Axel Firsoff
ISBN : PSU:000030879584
Genre : Minerals
File Size : 79. 37 MB
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Basic Rockhounding And Prospecting

Author : Garret Romaine
ISBN : 9781493032822
Genre : Nature
File Size : 38. 46 MB
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A Beginner’s Guide to Rockhounding, Gem Collecting, Gold Prospecting, and Fossil Hunting Basic Rockhounding and Prospecting is aimed at anyone who is interested in learning the basics of collecting rocks and minerals. It’s the perfect companion title to the more advanced Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook. Readers will learn how to identify common rocks and minerals, and where to look for them. Using labs, procedures, pictorials, and discussions to help readers learn, this book will cover the basics of geology, describing the three main rock groups, with extensive pictures to show what to look for and how to figure out what is out there. Look inside for: Geology basics Rules and regulations Polishing, preserving, crafting, and displaying your treasures Popular collectibles, including rocks, gems, fossils, meteorites, and gold Tools of the trade for every level of collector

Rockhounding Montana

Author : Montana Hodges
ISBN : 9781493014484
Genre : Nature
File Size : 67. 70 MB
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With this informative, fully updated and revised guide, you can explore the mineral-rich region of Montana. It describes the state's best rockhounding sites and covers popular and commerical sites as well as numerous little-known areas. This handy guide also descirbes how to collect specimens, includes maps and directions to each site, and lists rockhound clubs around the state. This is truly a complete guide to popular collecting sites in Montana and source-book brimming with advice that can be of use to both the novice and the experienced rockhounder.

Rockhounds Handbook Of Gemstones

Author : L. R. Kavanagh
ISBN : 0851793282
Genre : Mineralogy
File Size : 89. 64 MB
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Modern Rockhounding And Prospecting Handbook

Author : Garret Romaine
ISBN : 9781493032365
Genre : Nature
File Size : 87. 52 MB
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This volume gives you the basic tools to transition from “pebble pup” to expert rockhound and explains everything from geology basics, identification tips, tools of the trade, how to record your findings, and how to set up a lab or gem shop. Before you know it, you’ll be driving the open roads and traveling home with dusty pockets full of rocks, gems, minerals, fossils—and maybe even gold. Features: * geology basics * popular collectibles, including rocks, gems, fossils, meteorites, and gold * tools of the trade for every level of collector * rules and regulations * polishing, preserving, crafting, and displaying your treasures

The Modern Rockhounding And Prospecting Handbook

Author : Garret Romaine
ISBN : 0762784709
Genre : Nature
File Size : 65. 77 MB
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This volume gives you the basic tools to transition from “pebble pup” to expert rockhound and explains everything from geology basics, identification tips, tools of the trade, how to record your findings, and how to set up a lab or gem shop. Before you know it, you’ll be driving the open roads and traveling home with dusty pockets full of rocks, gems, minerals, fossils—and maybe even gold. Features: * geology basics * popular collectibles, including rocks, gems, fossils, meteorites, and gold * tools of the trade for every level of collector * rules and regulations * polishing, preserving, crafting, and displaying your treasures

A Rockhound S Guide To The Gems And Minerals Of Oklahoma

Author : E. L. Gilmore
ISBN : UIUC:30112068300281
Genre : Mineralogy
File Size : 33. 31 MB
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Fossils Of Alberta A Handbook For Students Rockhounds And Prospectors

Author : La Casse, Leonard J
ISBN : 0888410050
Genre : Fossils
File Size : 27. 88 MB
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Minerals Of Alberta

Author : Leonard J. La Casse
ISBN : 0888410042
Genre : Mines and mineral resources
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Rockhounding Alaska

Author : Montana Hodges
ISBN : 9780762765751
Genre : Nature
File Size : 26. 28 MB
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Rockhounding Alaska will be an in-depth guide to the rocks, minerals and fossils legally found and collected within the state. The book will contain a light, informative overview of the geologic history of Alaska as well as a site-by-site guide to approximately 70 collecting locations. Included with every site will be clear concise driving directions, a GPS position and list of major attractions and local amenities. The exciting locations stretch from Kodiak Island to the Arctic Circle and range from ancient fossilized sea creatures to precious gems and gold nuggets.

Geology Lab For Kids

Author : Garret Romaine
ISBN : 9781631592850
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
File Size : 73. 45 MB
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Geology Lab for Kids features 52 simple, inexpensive, and fun experiments that explore the Earth’s surface, structure, and processes. This family-friendly guide explores the wonders of geology, such as the formation of crystals and fossils, the layers of the Earth’s crust, and how water shapes mountains, valleys, and canyons. There is no excuse for boredom with a year’s worth of captivating STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities. In this book, you will learn: - How to identify the most common rocks and minerals - How to maintain and display your rock collection - How insects are trapped and preserved in amber - How geysers and volcanoes form and erupt - How layers of rock reveal a record of time - How to pan for gold like a real prospector Geology is an exciting science that helps us understand the world we live in, and Geology Lab for Kids actively engages readers in simple, creative activities that reveal the larger world at work.

Rockhound Guide To Mineral And Fossil Localities In Utah

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ISBN : UIUC:30112032048123
Genre : Fossils
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Little Learning Labs Geology For Kids

Author : Garret Romaine
ISBN : 9781631598111
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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Dig in and learn about the Earth under your feet. Little Learning Labs: Geology for Kids features 26 simple, inexpensive, and fun experiments that explore the Earth’s surface, structure, and processes. This family-friendly guide explores the wonders of geology, such as the formation of crystals and fossils, the layers of the Earth’s crust, and how water shapes mountains, valleys, and canyons. There is no excuse for boredom with these captivating STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities. In this book, you will learn: How to identify the most common rocks and minerals How to maintain and display your rock collection How insects are trapped and preserved in amber How geysers and volcanoes form and erupt How layers of rock reveal a record of time How to pan for gold like a real prospector Geology is an exciting science that helps us understand the world we live in, and Little Learning Labs: Geology for Kids actively engages readers in simple, creative activities that reveal the larger world at work. The popular Little Learning Labs series (based on the larger format Lab for Kids series) features a growing list of books that share hands-on activities and projects on a wide host of topics, including art, astronomy, geology, math, and even bugs—all authored by established experts in their fields. Each lab contains a complete materials list, clear step-by-step photographs of the process, as well as finished samples. The activities are open-ended, designed to be explored over and over, often with different results. Geared toward being taught or guided by adults, they are enriching for a range of ages and skill levels. Gain firsthand knowledge on your favorite topic with Little Learning Labs.

Gold Panning Colorado

Author : Garret Romaine
ISBN : 9781493028573
Genre : Nature
File Size : 89. 20 MB
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Gold Panning Colorado is the premiere reference source for anyone who is interested in getting started or continuing their gold prospecting in Colorado. Containing accurate, up-to-date prospecting information for all known panning areas in Colorado. The write-ups for each locale include driving directions, GPS coordinates, historical information, land ownership restrictions, full-color photos, and geological background. Features include: Full-color images GPS coordinates Geology basics Tools of the trade for every level of collector Rules and regulations Polishing, preserving, crafting, and displaying your treasures

Gold Panning California

Author : Garret Romaine
ISBN : 9781493018987
Genre : Nature
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Gold Panning California is the premiere reference source for anyone who is interested in getting started or continuing their gold prospecting in California. Containing accurate, up-to-date prospecting information for all known panning areas in California. The write-ups for each locale include driving directions, GPS coordinates, historical information, land ownership restrictions, full-color photos, and geological background. Features include: Full-color images GPS coordinates Geology basics Tools of the trade for every level of collector Rules and regulations Polishing, preserving, crafting, and displaying your treasures

Gold Panning The Pacific Northwest

Author : Garret Romaine
ISBN : 9781493014835
Genre : Nature
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Gold Panning the Pacific Northwest is the premiere reference source for anyone who is interested in getting started or continuing their gold prospecting in the pacific northwest region. Containing accurate, up-to-date prospecting information for all known panning areas in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. The write-ups for each locale include driving directions, GPS coordinates, historical information, land ownership restrictions, full-color photos, and geological background. Features include: Full-color images GPS coordinates Geology basics Tools of the trade for every level of collector Rules and regulations Polishing, preserving, crafting, and displaying your treasures

Cow Chips Aren T For Dippin

Author : Coke Newell
ISBN : 087905736X
Genre : Humor
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COW CHIPS AREN'T FOR DIPPIN' is an authoritative handbook for all things western that are worth talking about--the food, the attractions, the people, the vocabulary, and even the art of cow tipping. "This book is dedicated to those well-meaning but geographically deprived individuals who think Johnny Cash is a pay toilet in Pittsburgh."

Utah Blm Statewide Wilderness Environmental Impact Statement Final Pts A C Public Comments

Author : United States. Bureau of Land Management. Utah State Office
ISBN : UOM:39015019867335
Genre : Conservation of natural resources
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Catalog Of Copyright Entries Third Series

Author : Library of Congress. Copyright Office
ISBN : STANFORD:36105006357474
Genre : Copyright
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