Explorations in Natural Sciences
Gold Mining in Arizona
November 5, 2014
Wednesday | 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
- Nyal Niemuth, chief geologist at the Arizona Geological Survey
Did you know that Arizona ranks among the top ten states for gold and silver production? This presentation will review mines, their geology and production methods from the 1870s to the present. During this era, several rich primary deposits were found and developed, including Tombstone and others that remain famous today.
- Class enrollment limit: 24