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Star Of Alaska Covellite Jewelry- Lynch & Kennedy | Voyij ...

Rosemary LIbert, owner of Lynch & Kennedy gallery in Skagway, Alaska, talks about how she acquired the rare covellite stone from the Old Kennecot Mine in the Wrangell St. Elias mountain range & started a high-end jewelry line called Star of Alaska. Read about the significance of the stone. Shop online.

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Ammolite - Wikipedia

Ammolite is also known as aapoak (Kainah for "small, crawling stone"), gem ammonite, calcentine, and Korite. The latter is a trade name given to the gemstone by the Alberta-based mining company Korite. Marcel Charbonneau and his business partner Mike Berisoff were the first to create commercial doublets of the gem in 1967.

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Alaskan Hardrock Mining Exploration - Ground Truth Trekking

Information found on this page comes primarily from mining company websites, press releases, and the Alaska DNR annual "Alaska's Mineral Industry Report". Geological information and some project locations come from mindat.org which is an online free database of mining information.

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Public Mining Sites, Parks, Tours and Other Attractions ...

Empire Mine State Historic Park - The Empire Mine is the site of the oldest, largest, and richest gold mine in California. From 1850 to its closing in 1956, it produced 5.8 million ounces of gold. From 1850 to its closing in 1956, it produced 5.8 million ounces of gold.

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Alaska Rocks and Minerals

Alaska has large deposits of the gem, including an entire mountain of jade on the Seward Peninsula. A famous, remote, Arctic interior jade locality with an extensive history is the Jade Creek and Jade Mountain locality, Kobuk River region, in northwestern Alaska.

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Mines, Mineral Properties and Mining Claims For Sale ...

Mines and Claims For Sale, Lease, or Joint Venture. ... (470.25 hectares), including a State of Alaska Upland Mining Lease (962 acres) and 5 adjoining State of Alaska mining claims (200 acres), all with clear title, in good standing and controlled by Spectrum Resources Inc. The Upland Mining Lease is a renewable mineral lease which extends ...

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Wrangell Garnet Ledge | Held in Trust for the Children of ...

The Alaska Garnet Mining & Manufacturing Co. was owned by a group of women from Minnesota. The second story is the unique situation that the children of Wrangell, Alaska own the garnet ledge “in trust.” Originally it was dedeeded to the regional Boy Scount Council based in Juneau, Alaska.

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Wrangell Garnet Ledge | Held in Trust for the Children of ...

The Alaska Garnet Mining & Manufacturing Co. was owned by a group of women from Minnesota. The second story is the unique situation that the children of Wrangell, Alaska own the garnet ledge “in trust.” Originally it was dedeeded to the regional Boy Scount Council based in Juneau, Alaska.

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Alaskan Gemstones | Fairbanks, AK

Alaskan Gemstones in Fairbanks, Alaska Alaskan Gemstone Treasure Line At Taylor's Gold-N-Stones in Fairbanks, Alaska , discover our beautiful collection of gemstones that we mine from Alaskan mines.

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Alaska State Gem | Jade

Official State Gem of Alaska. Alaska designated jade as the official state gem in 1968 (jade is also the official gemstone of Wyoming). All State Gems. Alaska has large deposits of this gemstone, including an entire mountain of jade on the Seward Peninsula.

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Alaska Stone mining, mines, mine owners and mine statistics

Alaska Stone mining, Stone mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Alaska

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Juneau mining district - Wikipedia

The Juneau mining district is a gold mining area in the U.S. state of Alaska. In 1880 a local inhabitant, Chief Kowee, revealed to prospectors Joe Juneau and Richard Harris the presence of gold in what is now named Gold Creek in Silver Bow Basin.

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Alaska Stone mining, mines, mine owners and mine , Alaska Stone mining, Stone mine companies, mine owners and mine information US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Alaska. Get More Info; USGS Mineral Resources On-Line Spatial Data.

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Jade Mine Home Page

Jade West is one of the world's largest producer and exporter of nephrite Jade, operating four mines located in Northern British Columbia, 100 miles east of the Alaskan Border.

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True North Gems - Ruby mining in Greenland - YouTube

 · True North Gems doing some search tests in the Aappaluttoq site in Greenland. A few years ago they discovered a carat ruby crystal there, and it …

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Kake, AK Stone mining, mines, mine owners and mine statistics

Kake, AK Stone mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Kake, AK

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USGS Minerals Information: Map Data

The information presented in the three data documents represents basic data about the 1,965 mines and processing plants shown on the map. Included in each of the three documents is company name, site name, State, county, commodity, and whether the location is a mine, processing plant, or both for each of the locations shown on the map.

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Alaska Vacations: The Alaska State Gem: Princess Lodges

Alaska Jade is a stone valued by Alaskans for its luminescent colors and smooth surfaces. Colors range from hues of green, to yellow, to red, black, and white. Lavender Jade is the most highly valued because it is the most rare.

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Fee Mining and Digging for Gems, Minerals, Gold, Crystals

Fee Mining and Digging for Gems, Minerals, Gold, Crystals Click a green state or blue link text to view fee mining locations Fee mining sites are places where you can pay a fee to dig, pan, or search for rocks, minerals or gemstones and keep whatever you find.

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Jade Mining: The Next Gold Rush? Contest Winner - YouTube

 · Rough jade is one of the most valuable minerals on Earth. Have you walked right over it? I show some Wyoming nephrite jade that I've found, talk about an upcoming jade mining …

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Point Baker, AK Stone Mines

Point Baker, AK Stone mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Point Baker, AK

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ALASKA NAICS CODES - Alaska Department of Commerce ...

Alaska NAICS codes on your business license application. Only the primary and secondary lines of business (first two digits of the Alaska NAICS Code) will appear on the business license certificate. ... 212311 Dimension Stone Mining and Quarry Crushed and Broken Limestone Mining …

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The World Needs Copper. Does It Need the Pebble Mine?

The fight over the proposed Pebble mine in southern Alaska is a harbinger: Global copper demand is expected to grow dramatically.

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Alaskan Gemstones | Fairbanks, AK

Alaskan Gemstones in Fairbanks, Alaska Alaskan Gemstone Treasure Line At Taylor's Gold-N-Stones in Fairbanks, Alaska , discover our beautiful collection of gemstones that we mine from Alaskan mines.

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US Diamond Mines - Diamond Mining in the United States

Two locations in the United States have been worked as commercial diamond mines. The first was a mine near Murfreesboro, Arkansas . It was worked as a commercial diamond mine by a succession of operators in the early 1900s but closed because the deposit was subeconomic.

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Div. of Mining, Land, and Water - Alaska Department of ...

Alaska chose to administer the program and the Alaska Surface Coal Mining Control and Reclamation Act was approved on with the Commissioner of the Department of Natural Resources being granted jurisdiction over surface coal mining and reclamation operations in the state.

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alaska stone mines

Alaska Stone mining, mines, mine owners and mine , Alaska Stone mining, Stone mine companies, mine owners and mine information US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Alaska. Get More Info; USGS Mineral Resources On-Line Spatial Data.

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List of U.S. state minerals, rocks, stones and gemstones ...

List of U.S. state minerals, rocks, stones and gemstones Leaders of states in the U.S. which have significant mineral deposits often create a state mineral, rock, stone or gemstone to promote interest in their natural resources, history, tourism, etc.

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Government Contractors in Dimension Stone ... - Alaska Bids

Construction - sand, stone, and quarry (Riprap)mining, erosion control, excavation, clearing & grubbing, road building, culvert installation (907) 2327 5688 Rig Rd Fairbanks, AK 99709 NORTHWEST PLASTERING & STONE - Big Lake, Alaska

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Gemstone Mining in the United States - Geology

In 2014 about 250 gemstone mines were operating in the United States. They employed between 1,200 and 1,500 people. A significant amount of additional gemstone mining in the United States is done by rockhounds (amateurs who search for rocks, minerals, gemstones, and fossils as a hobby). Many of them do their rockhounding on public land (areas ...

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Treadwell gold mine - Wikipedia

The 1910 explosion was the worst disaster in Alaska mining history. The mine was still yielding gold in 1917 when the Treadwell, Foot and Mexican mines (excavated to a depth of more than 500 feet (150 m) below sea level under Gastineau Channel) suddenly began leaking and were evacuated. Hours later the mines collapsed.

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Where to Find Gems, Minerals and Fossils in Alaska

Today Alaska can be found in many places within the state especially along the riverbanks. The Yukon River basin, the Kuskokwim River and Copper River are just a few of the hundreds of areas within the state where gold has been discovered in Alaska. Most of Alaska’s major towns are nearby to rich gold mining …

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SitNews - A Legendary Mountain of Jade; Just one of Alaska ...

A Legendary Mountain of Jade Just one of Alaska's Arctic Wonders By June Allen . Octo Tuesday. Alaska is a state of superlatives. It is the nation's largest state. We drive past or fly over America's highest mountain.

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Wrangell, AK Stone mining, mines, mine owners and mine ...

Wrangell, AK Stone mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Wrangell, AK

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Gems of Alaska | Our Pastimes

Much of Alaska is wild, cold and unforgiving terrain, but deep in this harsh landscape, incredible gemstones can be found. From amethyst in the upland regions of Tok and Northway to raspberry Wrangell garnets in the south, Alaska is rich in gemstones.

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Oregon Copper Bearing Sunstone direct from Double Eagle Mining

Double Eagle Mining is a mine direct supplier of Plush Oregon Copper Bearing Sunstone direct from the mine. We sale Wholesale Rough, Cut Stones, Beads, Cabochon, custom cutting and Jewelry. The Gemological world is calling it the next Tanzanite, invest now. We are a fulltime mining source of Plush Oregon Sunstone.

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Alaskan Quick Facts: Jade

Alaskan jade may also be found in parts of California and in British Columbia. In fact, although Alaskan jade is Alaska's state gem, British Columbia supplies most of the world's nephrite jade. The quality of Alaskan nephrite varies greatly; the finest material is usually found in smooth, stream-rolled boulders.

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Mineral Specimens, Alaska Garnet Mines, Almandine Garnets ...

Alaska Garnets - Almandine Garnets. Garnet Specimens in Matrix, Loose Garnets and Rare Barrerite Specimens. Snow Quartz and Mineral Specimens too.

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Oregon Sunstone Fee Digging - Dust Devil Mining

Oregon Sunstone Fee Digging Found by Jon C. DeMars June 2014. Come dig with us! The 2015 Fee Digging Season is Open! The new ore that can be screened for a fee is the same ore that we are processing. It has not been high-graded and stones from 100 to 300+ carats have come from […]

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