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Southwest Treasure Hunter's Gem and Mineral Guide (6th Edition) - Where and How to Dig Pan and Mine Your Own Gems and Minerals - cover

Southwest Treasure Hunter's Gem and Mineral Guide (6th Edition) - Where and How to Dig Pan and Mine Your Own Gems and Minerals

Kathy J. Rygle, Stephen F. Pedersen

Publisher: GemStone Press

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Updated 5th Edition with new sites &                 museums!Learn Where & How to Dig, Pan and Mine Your Own                 Gems & Minerals  
SOUTHWEST  
Arizona • California • Colorado                 • Hawaii • KansasNevada • New Mexico •                 Oklahoma • Texas • Utah   
Whether you’re digging for the first                 time or are an experienced rockhound or                 “prospector,” with a simple rock hammer and a                 little luck, you too can strike it rich ... or at the very                 least, have fun trying.  
This guide offers you easy-to-use information on the ins and outs of “fee dig”                 mining, complete with locations, costs, tips on technique,                 entertaining legends and important information on everything                 from safety kits to the location of the nearest restrooms.  
Included are resources for use in identifying your finds, exploring the lapidary arts, and                 further pursuing an exciting—and possibly profitable—hobby. Equipment and Clothing: What you                 need and where to find it (or how to make it yourself). Mining Techniques: Step-by-step                 instructions on panning for gold, sluicing for gems and other                 methods. Gem and Mineral Sites: Directions                 and maps, hours, fees and equipment needed. Also includes info                 on guide services, local camping facilities and more. Museums and Mine Tours: Where to                 visit commercial and historical mines, as well as museums with                 exhibits of gems and minerals (for help in learning what to                 look for). Special Events and Tourist                 Information: Listings of regional events involving gems and                 minerals, and sources of general travel and tourism information                 for every state. Other Features: Where to find your                 birthstone ... your anniversary stone ... your zodiac stone;                 Index by State; Index by Gem/Mineral; U.S. State Gems &                 Minerals Chart; and more!

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