Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 5 Issue 9…

…is now available here.

This month, in this 64 page full-colour issue we have the following articles:

  • 2022 Ballarat Gem and Mineral Show
  • Gold on Copper from the Carmen de Andacollo Mine, Chile. Rolf tells us about some interesting copper specimens from Chile.
  • An Indian Mud Map. Noel gets really excited about the chance to dig some rubies!
  • Minerals and Elements: Fluorine. The next in the series on elements and minerals. This month, we look at fluorine.
  • Mineral Snippet – Pickeringite.
  • Illustrated Minerals of Australia Volume 1, Part 19 – Cronstedtite to Cyrilovite. The next installment of a significant undertaking documenting the 1,500 or so mineral species recorded in Australia.
  • Locality Snippet – Davier Mine, South Dakota, USA. A mine operated for uranium in the late 1800s.