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Photo: The gentle slope at the base of the mountain in the foreground
is the site of the Mining Camp at Amethyst Ranch, Santa Cruz County,
Arizona. Join us, register your Campsite Reservation, and post your
Camp Shingle HERE. Meet new neighbors, fellow Campers, friends
networking to make the Camp a busy and fun place and the mines
operating and productive.
Rustic, minimum impact camping required.
Recreation work-study programs, MENTORING in related sciences.
RESEARCH / GRANT OPPORTUNITY announced Feb. 12, 2009
Mineralogy,geochemistry, structural geology.
Proposed Title of Research Paper to be presented at the 2010 Pegmatite
Symposia hosted by the Pegmatite Interest Group.
"Paragenetic sequence of rutile, wulfenite, anatase, brookite,
molybdenite, chalcopyrite and amethyst associations in a pegmatite with
alpine-cleft and hydrothermal pockets associated with a multi-phased,
greisenized granodiorite at the Santo Nino Mine, Mt. Washington, Santa
Cruz County, Arizona."