EARTH SCIENCE RESOURCES

Collecting Rocks, Minerals, Fossils, Gemstones

New York

Collecting the world famous “Herkimer Diamonds” at:

Treasure Mountain Diamond Mine

Ace of Diamonds Mine

Herkimer Diamond Mine

Crystal Grove Diamond Mine & Campground


The Barton Mine- Garnet Crystals


New Jersey

Sterling Hill Mine

Collect world famous fluorescent minerals, tour a former zinc mine and mining museum.

http://sterlinghillminingmuseum.org/


Maine

Poland Mining Camp

Collect minerals such as tourmaline, apatite, mica, beryl, pollucite, perhamite, and many more in the igneous rock known as Pegmatite. A great area to find many micro mount mineral specimens. Access to public and private quarries.

http://www.polandminingcamps.com/intro.html


Pennsylvania

Collect rocks, minerals and fossils in Pennsylvania

http://www.pennminerals.com/collecting.htm


Tours

New York

Howe Caverns

http://www.howecaverns.com/

Secret Caverns


New Jersey

Sterling Hill Mine

Tour a former zinc mine and mining museum in New Jersey.

http://sterlinghillminingmuseum.org/


Collecting Equipment/Lapidary Supplies/Specimens/Lab Materials

Raytech Industries

rock saws, lapidary equipment, collecting equipment, ultraviolet lights, etc

http://www.raytech-ind.com/


Ward’s Natural Science

http://wardsci.com/Default.asp?


Fire Mountain Gems

Gemstones, jewelry, tools.

http://www.firemountaingems.com/


Amateur Geologist

Wide variety of tools and supplies for the geologist.

http://www.amateurgeologist.com/


Kingsley North, Inc.

Lapidary Supplies- books, rough materials, lapidary equipment & supplies, jewelry supplies

www.kingsleynorth.com


Diamond Pacific Tool Corporation


Geo Tools

www.geo-tools.com


Rock tumbling supplies, equipment and articles

http://rocktumbler.com


General

View free Google Earth satellite imagery, maps, terrain and 3D buildings.

http://earth.google.com/


Site for many current topics in the geological sciences

http://geology.com/