Please report any bad links. You may need to cut and paste some of these.


Also, a couple links here are defunct but I maintain them anyway as a reference. One can use the 'Wayback Machine' to view these sites, some of which are still good references.





Alaska Miners Association  (http://www.alaskaminers.org) - Alaska miners association website provides news, information, and other membership benefits


AME Advanced Machine and Engineering  (http://www.ame.com) - industrial machine and engineering


Answers Encyclopedia  (http://qanda.encyclopedia.com/category/earth-and-the-environment/minerals-mining-and-metallurgy.html?pageNumber=1)


BackYardMetalCasting.com  (http://www.backyardmetalcasting.com/index.html) - information about how to melt and cast metal on your own


The Bullion Desk  (http://www.thebulliondesk.com) - precious metal research, charts and more


Capital Steel Metal Detecting Blog    http://www.capitalsteel.net/blog/metal-detecting-directory-and-resources - good reference for state by state detecting clubs




CometGold  (http://cometgold.com/forums) - list of and links to gold related discussion forums

Energy and Mineral Law Foundation  (http://www.emlf.org) - non-profit educational organization providing information on legal issues related to the energy and mineral industry


Geological Society of America  (http://www.geosociety.org)


Gold Forums  (http://freelink.org/gold) - links to gold related discussion forums


Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee  (http://www.gata.org) - organized to advocate and undertake litigation against illegal collusion to control the price and supply of gold


Gold-Eagle  (http://www.gold-eagle.com) - provides gold related editorials, charts, and other information


The Gold Ledge  (http://goldledge.com) - provides news and information related to gold mining, metal detecting, rock and gem collecting and history


GoldMaps.com  (http://goldmaps.com) - provides maps for Gold Prospecting, Gold Panning, Gold Mining, Treasure Hunting, Metal Detecting, Rockhounding and other Outdoor Recreation activities


GoldSeek  (http://www.goldseek.com) - provides commentary, gold stock reviews, news and more


HardAssests.com  (http://www.hardassets.com/dealers_mine.htm)  - provides links to mining dealers


HardRockMiner  (http://www.hardrockminer.net/ - provides Nevada mining & exploration news


Heritage Research Center  (http://www.heritageresearch.com/) - provides professional consulting services related to historical information related to resource management.


Idaho Nationals    (http://www.IdahoNationals.com) - Idaho Mining Pictures and National Notes


ICMJ  (http://www.icmj.com) - ICMJ's prospecting and mining journal, mining news and information


International Cyanide Management Code  (http://www.cyanidecode.org)


International Mine Water Association  (http://www.imwa.info) - IMWA's website provides access to journals, IMWA's forum, and more


InfoMine  (http://www.infomine.com) - provides a plethora of mining related information




Institute of Materials, Minerals, & Mining  (http://www.iom3.org) - provides information specifically related to the engineering materials cycle, from mining & extraction, through processing & application, & more


Joy Global  (http://www.joyglobal.com/index.html)- manufactures & markets original equipment & aftermarket parts & services for both the underground & above-ground mining industries

Kentucky Mining Institute  (http://www.miningusa.com/kmi/default.htm)


Lapidary Journal  (http://www.lapidaryjournal.com/feemining) - metals and mineral information journal for jewelry artists

Rock Hounding - http://www.larsonjewelers.com/Rock-Hound-Kids-All-About-Rocks-Minerals-Fossils.aspx -all about rocks, minerals and fossils

Le Metropol Cyberspace Cafe  (http://www.lemetropolecafe.com) - site for Gold Investors, commodity market experts, and and others to discuss, and publish their insights




Metals Economics Group  (http://www.metalseconomics.com) - information and analysis on global minerals exploration, development, and production; strategic planning issues; and acquisitions activity.

Mineral Information Institute  (http://www.mii.org) - provides a variety of free natural resources teaching materials


Mineralogy Database  (http://www.mindat.org) - contains worldwide data on minerals, mineral collecting, mineral localities and other mineralogical information


The Miners Manual  (http://www.minersmanual.com/index.php)


Mine Safety and Health Administration  (http://www.msha.gov) - information and resources regarding mine safety and keeping miners safe

Minesite.com  (http://www.minesite.com)


MineWeb.com  (http://www.mineweb.com) - provides mining and mining investment related news and information


The Mining Almanac.com  (http://miningalmanac.com/filters) - database of information about mining stocks


Mining Association of Canada  (http://www.mining.ca)


Mining History Association  (http://www.mininghistoryassociation.org) - Mining History Association website provides a journal, quarterly newsletters, photos, and more


Mining History Network  (http://projects.exeter.ac.uk/mhn/new/bibUSA.html)


Mining Journal Online  (http://www.mining-journal.com) - the mining industry's weekly newspaper online

Mining Nerds  (http://www.miningnerds.com) - provides discussion forums, mining news, and stock lists


MiningNews.net  (http://www.miningnews.ne) - provides comprehensive mining industry news and information to miners, suppliers, industry investors and others


Molyseek.com  (http://www.molyseek.com)


MyHomeFoundry.com  (http://www.myhomefoundry.com) - provides information to help you learn & understand how to sand cast molten metal



The Northern Miner  (http://www.northernminer.com)


Northern Ontario Business  (http://www.northernontariobusiness.com/industry-news/mining) - provides Northern Ontario with relevant, current and insightful editorial content as well mining news and information


Northwest Mining Association  (http://www.nwma.org)


NPLnews.com: Code of Federal Regulations  (http://www.nplnews.com/library/1872mininglaw/occupancy/jul161996-43cfr3715.htm) - 43 CFR Part 3710 Use and Occupancy Under the Mining Laws; Final Rule



Nugget Shooter Links Page  (http://pub32.bravenet.com/freelink/show.php?usernum=2699456857&cpv=1)

Original Sixteen to One Mine, Inc  (http://www.origsix.com/news.asp?id=82) - website for the Sixteen to One gold mine in Alleghany California


Pennaluna & Company  (http://www.pennaluna.com) - Idaho's oldest brokerage firm




P&H Mine ProServices  (http://www.minepro.com) - offers mining equipment and support


The Prospector  (http://www.theprospector.com/) - information about mining and mineral claims of interest to investors and developers


Rare Metals Commentary (http://www.raremetalblog.com) - information about rare metals


Rare Metals Pricing (http://www.raremetalstock.com) -  information about rare metals price


Recreational Miners Website  (http://www.recminer.com) - provides information on where and how to look for valuable minerals for fun and profit


Resource Investor  (http://www.resourceinvestor.com) - news and investment insights on mining, drilling, and piping


Resource Stock Guide  (http://www.resourcestockguide.com) - investors guide to resource stocks


Responsible Gold  (http://www.responsiblegold.org) - information source for consumers of gold products provided by gold producers


Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute  (http://www.rmmlf.org) - offers mineral law courses, online digital library, and more


Silver and Gold  (http://www.silverandgold.biz) - provides information about investing in silver and gold including detailed information about gold and silver mining companies


Silver Miners  (http://www.silverminers.com) - provides silver related market news and commentarty


Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration  (http://www.smenet.org) - offers mining and minerals related publications, newsletters, an online global mining and minerals library, and more


The State of Idaho  (http://www.netstate.com/states/intro/id_intro.htm) - Idaho state home page with an introduction to the "Gem" state

University of Exeter  (http://www.ex.ac.uk/CSM) - mining related undergraduate and graduate degrees

USGS (http://minerals.usgs.gov/minerals/) - minerals information from the United States Geological Survey


USA Gold  (http://www.usagold.com) - gold bullion dealer


Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy  (http://www.mme.state.va.us) - news and information related to mining issues in Virginia


3 2 1 Gold  (http://www.321gold.com) - information, charts, and news about gold and silver stocks




Bullitt Foundation  (http://www.bullitt.org/) - environmental organization promoting sustainable development and opposing mining


DesertWilderness.net  (http://www.desertwilderness.net/BriggsMine/BriggsMineReactionBobEllisPage.htm) - article about the Briggs Mine by Bob Ellis




Environmental Working Group  (http://www.ewg.org/mining/claims/owners.php?uncon=no&fips=32000&start=0) - information about mining claim owners in Nevada


Environmental Protection Agency  (http://www.epa.gov/superfund/accomp/coeur/index.htm) - National Academy of Sciences report on Superfund and mining megasites


Gold Greed and Genocide  (http://www.1849.org/index2.html)


Great Basin Resource Watch  (http://www.greatbasinminewatch.org/) - non profit organization dedicated to protecting the well being of the Great Basin from the adverse effects of resource extraction  


MAC Mines and Communities  (http://www.minesandcommunities.org/) - website attempts to expose the social, economic, and environmental impacts of mining




The Mining Monitor  (http://www.mpi.org.au)


MiningWatch  (http://www.miningwatch.ca) - organization attempts to change public policy and mining practices to ensure health of individuals & ecosystems in Canada


No Dirty Gold  (http://www.nodirtygold.org) - campaign of Earth Works to end dirty gold mining practices


Northern Alaska Environmental Center  (http://northern.org/programs/clean-water-mines)- organization works to ensure that mineral resource development and permitting decisions protect critical habitat, etc


Oxfam International  (http://www.oxfam.com) - international environmental organization

Project Underground  (http://www.moles.org) - attempts to carry out focused campaigns against abusive extractive resource activity


Wilburforce Foundation  (http://www.wilburforce.org/grantees/grantee_details.cfm?org=LAND+609) - philanthropic foundation that funds environmental issues in the Western U.S. and Western Canada




Blue Ridge Services, Inc.  (http://www.blueridgeservices.com/tools) - provides spreadsheets, tools, services, and other information related to landfill operations


Bioteq  (http://www.bioteq.ca/) - water treatment company that applies innovative technologies and operating expertise to solve challenging water treatment problem



Colorado School of Mines  (http://www.mines.edu)

JBR Environmental Consultants, Inc.  (http://www.jbr-env.com) - full service environmental consulting firm that works with industry and government clients throughout the West


John T Boyd Company   (http://www.jtboyd.com) - mining consulting firm of independent mining consultants exclusively serving the domestic and international coal and mineral industries


Hatch  (http://www.hatch.ca) - supplies engineering, project & construction management services, process and business consulting and operational services to the mining, metallurgical, energy and infrastructure industries


Mining-Technology.com  (http://www.mining-technology.com) - provides current mining news, company profiles, information on mining equipment suppliers, and more


The Nevada Observer  (http://www.nevadaobserver.com/Lord%2012.htm


South Dakota School of Mines& Technology  (http://www.hpcnet.org/sdsmt) - website for South Dakota School of Mines & Technology with information about research, admissions, events, and more


Tailings.info  (http://www.tailings.info) - provides information about tailings handling and storage technologies




Virginia Tech College of Engineering  (http://www.mining.vt.edu) - Department of Mining and Minerals Engineering website with information about the programs, research, and more


West Virginia University College of Engineering and Mineral Resources  (http://www.mine.cemr.wvu.edu/) - website for the West Virginia University mining engineering program

World Mine Cost Data Exchange (http://www.minecost.com) -


World Research Institute  (http://materials.wri.org/topic_data_trends.cfm) - provides a 2002 carbon dioxide inventory report, materials flow database, and more




AKMining.com  (http://www.akmining.com/featured.htm) - provides list of Alaska mining websites

Alaska Gold Forum  (http://bb.bbboy.net/alaskagoldforum) - discussion forums about Alaska prospecting, homesteading, and more


Alaska Gold Mining Page  (http://members.cox.net/khinrichs/goldpage1.htm)


Jesse's Metal Detector Page  (http://www.gi.alaska.edu/~jesse/treasure/detector.html)


National Park Service  (http://www.cr.nps.gov/history/online_books/akro/gold.pdf) - book about the history of gold in Alaska


The Urban Eskimo!




Australasian Joint Ore Reserves Committee  (http://www.jorc.org)


Australian Government Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage, and the Arts  (http://www.environment.gov.au/settlements/industry/) - Australian government department


Australian Mining & Petroleum Law Association  (http://www.ampla.org) - not-for-profit association established in 1976 to advance the knowledge of law relating to mineral and petroleum resources   


AMIRA International  (http://www.amira.com.au) - independent association of minerals companies which  develops, brokers and facilitates collaborative research projects


Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia   (http://www.cmewa.com) - peak resources sector representative body in Western Australia


CSIRO Earth Science and Resource Engineering  (http://www.csiro.au/org/CESRE.html) - Providing science and engineering solutions for the continuing growth of Australia's resources industry


Mining and Exploration  (http://www.reflections.com.au/MiningandExploration/index.html)




Western Australia School of Mines  (http://www.wasm.curtin.edu.au/index.htm) - home page for the Western Australia School of Mines with information about programs and research




Emgold Mining Corporation  (http://www.emgold.com/s/Idaho-Maryland_Project.asp) - information about the Idaho-Maryland project in Grass Valley CA




ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal  (http://www.icmj2.com/02Jun/02JunFeature.htm) - article about the Gold of "El Dorado Canyon" in Mariposa County CA by Gary Baldridge


Original Sixteen to One Mine  (http://www.origsix.com/index.asp) - website for the original sixteen to one mine in California




2GetGold  (http://2getgold.com/) - information about where to go and where to stay for gold panning in California





Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (http://www.amebc.ca/Home.aspx) - promotes a healthy, sustainable and environmentally sound mineral exploration & mining sector in BC


Canadian Insider  (http://www.canadianinsider.com) - provides information about Canadian mining stocks


Canadian Mining Journal  (http://www.canadianminingjournal.com) - provides news and information about Canadian mining


Canadian Mining News  (http://www.canadianminingnews.com) - provides mining information, mining news, and mining investment news











Erwin & Thompson LLC  (http://www.renolaw.com)


Lectric Law Library  (http://www.lectlaw.com/files/sts21.htm) - library stacks for Nevada's mining corporations, partnerships, and associations law


Mining Losing it's Luster? (http://www.nevadanet.com/special/index.htm)


The Mining Record  (http://www.miningrecord.com/industry_links/mining.asp) - provides international mining news including news about Nevada Mines


Mining-Technology.com  (http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/carlin/) - information about the Carlin Trend Gold Mine in Nevada


National Mining Association  (http://www.nma.org) - official voice of the mining industry in Washington DC


Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology  (http://www.nbmg.unr.edu)


Nevada Commission on Mineral Resources Division of Minerals  (http://www.minerals.state.nv.us) - provides a variety of mining related information and forms


Nevada Department of Cultural Affairs  (http://www.nevadaculture.org) - State of Nevada agency devoted to cultural and historical affairs


Nevada Department of Wildlife  (http://www.ndow.org/) - State of Nevada's wildlife agency


Nevada Magazine  (http://www.nevadamagazine.com)


Nevada Mining Association  (http://www.nevadamining.org) - includes a blog, information about safety, education, taxation and more


Online Nevada Encyclopedia  (http://www.onlinenevada.org/indexes?display=media) - Nevada pictures and information including some mining pictures


Roots-L Nevada  (http://www.rootsweb.com/roots-l/USA/nv/index.html)  -  historical research website


Safe Haven  (http://www.safehaven.com/showarticle.cfm?id=2704) - the Cortez story trend maps, pictorial overview




University of Nevada, Reno  (http://www.jour.unr.edu/outpost/links/hammon.links.html)


University of Nevada Reno  (http://www.unr.edu/mines/mine-eng) - the Mackey School of Earth Sciences and Engineering website


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