21st Century
Mining for
K-12 Educators

Mining methods – Recovering the minerals from the ground

Surface Metal and Non-Metal Mining

 

Methods of various types of surface mining are discussed covering both metal mining such as gold or copper, and non-metal mining such as industrial minerals.

Educators who wish to use portions of these free online lectures are welcome to do so as long as credit is given to CMAEF for its content.

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