Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook (The)
The Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook
This comprehensive title provides up to date information for both young and old alike to become “rockhounds.” Basic explanations of geology are provided, along with identification tips, tools of the trade, and how to set up a lapidary lab or gem preparation area. Turn those dusty pockets full of rocks, gems, and minerals into a scientific collection. The guide includes current information on local rules and regulations affecting rock and fossil collecting, and suggestions for related activities.