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In this activity, teachers or students will use IndianaMap to create geographic information systems (GIS) maps to demonstrate the distribution of coal mines within the state of Indiana. Step-by-step directions and tutorial videos will provide students with the necessary resources to create the final...
Grade Level   8 9 10 11 12
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Founded in 1903, the Idaho Mining Association (IMA) supports the interests of the state's mining and mineral production industry. Our mission is to serve as the voice of our members as we promote the long-term health of our industry.
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The American Society of Mining and Reclamation (ASMR) has evolved from a small West Virginia advisory council, which began in 1973. The focus is to include a broad spectrum of interests since the technology needed to protect, reestablish, or enhance the surface resources of the land is not...
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So now you're thinking about a career in mining, but which career path in mining is right for you? There are more than 120 occupations in the mining industry! Here are 12 detailed career path summaries, complete with brief job descriptions and compensation ranges, to help you narrow your options.
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The Alabama Coal Association was formed in 1972 by a small number of surface mining companies who recognized the need for a unified voice to co pe with the modern-day issues that impact so dramatically on the mining industry. In July 1984, ACA merged with the Alabama Mining Institute, a 75 year old...
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Field guides on the geology and natural history of Nevada; Location: Reno, NV
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Mine tours, panning for gold; Location: Lead, SD
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets; Location: Butte, MT
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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The Illinois Coal Association (ICA) is the professional trade organization responsible for the promotion of Illinois coal, a natural resource found in great abundance in Illinois. To carry our its mission, the Springfield-based Association represents the coal industry i nthe state in governmental...
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The Minerals Education Coalition's (MEC) mission is to identify, produce and disseminate fact-based K-12 minerals education lessons and activities and to inform and educate the general public about the importance of mining in their everyday lives.; Location: Englewood, CO
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Dig Into Mining , The Story of Copper is an interactive educational program for students grades 6-8 that uncovers the use of metals such as copper in our everyday life, and provides students a deeper understanding of today's hard rock mining industry. The initiative equips educators, students and...
Grade Level   6 7 8
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Founded in 1994, the Hi Desert Gold Diggers is a California nonprofit organization dedicated to the study of prospecting and the education of others in these endeavors. Our mission is to: further the study of prospecting and establishment of rare mineral claims, and the education of others in these...
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The Kentucky Coal Association's membership represents both Eastern and Western Kentucky operations that mine coal through surface and underground methods. This diversity helps KCA build a consensus approach in problem solving and dealing with the complex issues facing our industry.
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Mine tours, mineral collecting, rocks and fossil exhibits; Location: Ogdensburg, NJ
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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The New York Mineralogical Club is one of the oldest organizations in the nation devoted to the study and appreciation of gems and minerals. Since its founding by George F. Kunz (as in the gemstone “kunzite”) and others in 1886, it has grown to include nearly 250 diverse members ranging...
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The East Tennessee Geological Society is a non-profit organization of nearly 100 geoscientists in East Tennessee. Most of us live and work in the Knoxville/Oak Ridge area, but we have members from Memphis to the Tri-Cities area and beyond. We participate in ETGS to stay abreast of technical trends...
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Located in Charleston, W.Va., the West Virginia Coal Association is a trade association representing more than 90 percent of the state's underground and surface coal mine production. Its purpose is to have a unified voice representing the state's coal industry as well as increase emphasis on coal as...
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The Montana Coal Council is a nonprofit industry association whose membership includes all major coal mine operators, holders of Montana coal reserves, those who ship the coal, utilities who use the coal, and numerous suppliers and businesses directly and indirectly involved in the coal industry.
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The National Mining Association (NMA)'s mission is to build support for public policies that will help Americans fully and responsibly benefit from our abundant domestic coal and mineral resources. Our objective is to engage in and influence the public process on the most significant and timely...
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