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Suggested Pdf Resources

Rockhounding in Idaho
Rockhounding in Idaho. “ROCKHOUNDING” is a fun and educational outdoor activity that can be en- joyed by everyone.
Oregon rockhounding
New rockhounding guide. Garret Romaine How many years you've been rock hounding? – 45 years.
Lewis and Clark: Rockhounding on the Way to the Pacific
Arizona Rockhound Information

Suggested News Resources

Rock walk planned at Five Islands park
FIVE ISLANDS - A rock hounding walk and talk session is planned for Sept. 3 at Five Islands Provincial Park.
Event caters to young rockhounds
By Barbara Shaw Kids love digging for treasure and much thought went into ensuring that children were welcome at the 48th annual Rockhound Gemboree.
Community notices
The first of these will be Rock Hounding excursions led by Kevin Cook and Sylveen Robin-Cook, proprietors of the Royal Scepter gem and mineral store. Excursions are currently scheduled for Wednesday and Sept. 20.
Forest Service closes Yancey County mine shafts citing safety, bats and
It is important to note that my decision to close the shafts will not prohibit recreational rockhounding in the area.” The Forest Service is closing eight shafts by replacing existing, ineffective fences.
Dortha Deahn Pruitt
Dortha enjoyed camping and rock hounding in the desert with her husband Bill and many friends.

Suggested Web Resources

Amateur geology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rockhounds Information Page
Bob's Rock Shop: The First 'Zine for Mineral Collectors and
Bob's Rock Shop is the net's first 'zine for mineral collectors, rockhounds and lapidary hobbyists, now joined online by Rock&Gem magazine.
Rockhounding Arkansas by Mike and Darcy Howard
A comprehensive and authoritative guide to the hobby of rock collecting, a primer on geology, plus Arkansas minerals.
Dirty Rockhounds
Features a discussion forum, and lists gemstones and collecting sites by State. Also has instructions for the beginning collector and gold panner.

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