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Landslide Covers Gold Miners
March 31, 2013 | BBC

A landslide near Lhasa, Tibet has buried nearly 100 workers of a gold mining company.


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Exhuming Mining Equipment at Bingham Canyon
March 27, 2014 | Deseret News
Deseret News has an article about the work now being done to exhume the mining equipment buried by the 165 million ton landslide that occurred at the Bingham Canyon Mine.

Arizona Mining Review
June 13, 2013 | Arizona Mining Review
Topics in the most recent Arizona Mining Review: * Joe Bardswich - Moss Gold Mine * Jerry Aiken and Matt Monte - Holbrook Potash Mine * David Newlin - community response to potash mining at Holbrook * Niemuth - mining news * Kim Patten and Christy Caudill - National Geothermal Data System

Arizona Mining Review Episode 3
March 21, 2013 | Arizona Geological Survey
Arizona Mining Review is a live, online video magazine from the Arizona Geological Survey exploring and reviewing mining in Arizona -- its challenges and successes. From potash to copper to gold, from mineral exploration to policy development, tune in to see experts from industry, academia, research, and politics discuss the current state and future of mining in Arizona. You can view the next program live on Wednesday, March 27th at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM MST or view archive programs at any time.


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