Rockhounding Arizona

Author: Gerry Blair
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781461745877
Release Date: 2008-10-14
Genre: Nature

Updated and revised to reflect the latest information on this alluring state of extremes, Rockhounding Arizona includes more than seventy of Arizona's best rockhounding sites and their emblematic activities, from jasper hunting in the historic mining district near Bagdad to searching for gold in the Superstition Mountains and digging for turquoise at the foot of the Hieroglyphic Range. Rockhounding Arizona covers popular and commercial sites as well as little-known areas. It describes where to view mineral specimens and prehistoric artifacts at Grand Canyon and Petrified Forest national parks, as well as on tribal lands. Brimming with advice on collecting and preparing gems and minerals, this handy reference also includes maps, and directions to each site as well as to museums, rock shops, and major tracts of public land. For the beginner, it offers a complete introduction to this many-faceted hobby. For the expert, it is an outstanding guide and sourcebook.

Rockhounding Montana

Author: Montana Hodges
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781493014484
Release Date: 2015-10-15
Genre: Nature

With this informative, fully updated and revised guide, you can explore the mineral-rich region of Montana. It describes the state's best rockhounding sites and covers popular and commerical sites as well as numerous little-known areas. This handy guide also descirbes how to collect specimens, includes maps and directions to each site, and lists rockhound clubs around the state. This is truly a complete guide to popular collecting sites in Montana and source-book brimming with advice that can be of use to both the novice and the experienced rockhounder.

Rockhounding New Mexico

Author: Martin Freed
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781461746454
Release Date: 2008-10-14
Genre: Nature

More than a third of New Mexico is public land that holds untold quantities of mineralogical treasure. With this book anyone can learn where to find unusual mineral displays, fossils, jasper, agate, petrified wood—not to mention more obsidian than one rockhound could possibly collect in a lifetime. The array and quality of such materials just waiting to be found in New Mexico are almost mind-boggling. Rockhounding New Mexico describes 140 of the state's best rockhound sites, covering popular and commercial sites as well as numerous little-known areas. This handy guide describes where and how to collect specimens, includes maps of each site as well as directions, and provides reliable recommendations for accommodations, camping, and other special attractions. It is, in short, a complete and outstanding introduction to the many sides of a fascinating hobby.

The Rockhound s Guide to New Mexico

Author: Melinda Crow
Publisher: Falcon Guides
ISBN: 1560443405
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Travel

Featuring 75 of the best rockhounding sites around the state, this handy guide describes where and how to collect specimens; includes maps and directions to each site.. a complete introduction to the many-faceted hobby.

New Mexico Rockhounding

Author: Stephen M. Voynick
Publisher: Mountain Press
ISBN: STANFORD:36105019331797
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Nature

New Mexico ranks among the best mineral and fossil collecting regions in the nation and is a destination for rockhounds the world over. Beginning with background information to get you started, New Mexico Rockhounding--organized geographically by county a

Rockhounding in Baja

Author: W. R. C. Shedenhelm
ISBN: UCAL:B4147938
Release Date: 1980
Genre: Baja California (Mexico : Peninsula)


ISBN: STANFORD:36105210122342
Release Date: 1977
Genre: American literature

Dinosaurier und andere Tiere der Urzeit

ISBN: 3405167655
Release Date: 2004

In übersichtlicher Form werden über 200 Dinosaurier und andere Tiere der Urzeit bis zum Pleistozän in Wort und Bild vorgestellt.

Arizona Off the Beaten Path

Author: Carrie Frasure
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762761661
Release Date: 2009-11-10
Genre: Travel

Everyone has heard of the Grand Canyon, but what about the Petrified Forest or Goldfield Ghost Town? For travelers interested in exploring the unusual and unique, this unconventional guide to Arizona offers everything from the Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument to the Tallest Fountain in the World.