Arizona Mining Review is an online video magazine of the Arizona Geological Survey. Episodes explore and review the challenges and successes of mining in Arizona. From potash to copper to gold, from mineral exploration to policy development, we invite experts from industry, academia, research, and politics to join us to discuss the current state and future of mining in Arizona. The review was launched in Jan. 2013.
Now in its 5th year, we are fast approaching the 50th episode. Some of the individuals and topics addressed: Don Taylor - Taylor world-class Zn-Pb-Ag deposit in the Patagonia Mountains of SE Arizona. Dan Johnson - A tour of the Florence Copper in-situ copper project, Florence Arizona. Eric Mears - Aggregate: The building blocks of Arizona. Steve Trussell: Arizona's industrial mineral resources. Joe Wilhelm: ASARCO's Hayden Smelter - 100 years old and going strong. Steven Fortier (USGS): Mineral resources in the U.S. Stan Keith: Graphene, the wonder mineral, abundant in western Arizona Peter Megaw: The 61st Annual Tucson Gem and Mineral Show Ted Eyde: Zeolites of Arizona - Hectorite. Jon Spencer: Mineral resources of the proposed Sonoran Desert Heritage Conservation area. Nyal Niemuth: Overview of the status of mining in Arizona.