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The Life Cycle of a Mineral Deposit - A Teacher’s Guide for Hands-On Mineral Education Activities
Entry ID: USGS_GIP_2005_17

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Summary
Abstract: This teacher's guide defines what a mineral deposit is and how a mineral deposit is identified and measured, how the mineral resources are extracted, and how the mining site is reclaimed; how minerals and mineral resources are processed; and how we use mineral resources in our every day lives. Included are 10 activity based learning exercises that educate students on basic geologic concepts; the ... View entire text
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Service Citation
Originators: Dave Frank, John Galloway, and Ken Assmus
Title: The Life Cycle of a Mineral Deposit - A Teacher’s Guide for Hands-On Mineral Education Activities
Release_Date: 2005
Provider: U.S. Geological Survey
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/2005/17/
Service Keywords
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >LESSON PLANS Parameter Definition

Ancillary Keywords
Lesson Plans
Teacher Guide
Minerals
Nonrenewable Resource

Service Provider
DOI/USGS/GD/PUBS/WR/GEOPUBS > Publications-Western Region,Geological Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://geopubs.wr.usgs.gov/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: MICHAEL F. DIGGLES
Phone: (650) 329-5404
Email: mdiggles at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
345 Middlefield Road
Mail Stop 531
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
DAVID FRANK
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 509-368-3107
Fax: 509-368-3199
Email: dfrank at usgs.gov
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2010-11-02
SERF Last Revision Date: 2010-11-03
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