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Colorado Rocks & Minerals: A Field Guide to the Centennial State


Colorado Rocks & Minerals: A Field Guide to the Centennial State

  • Colorado Rocks & Minerals : A Field Guide to the Centennial State
  • Colorado Rocks & Minerals : A Field Guide to the Centennial State


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Full-color photos and the details you need to know for identifying and collecting rocks and minerals in Colorado. A pocket size field guide with a quick guide based on color to 214 rocks and minerals. Not only is this a specific guide to rocks and minerals of Colorado but it's a good general guide to rocks and minerals.

Each rock or mineral is treated on a two page listing where the left page has full color photos of two or more views of each specimen. There's a rather detailed description of each specimen with hardness, streak color, environment found, what to look for, where to look, size, color, occurrence frequency, an occurrence map, and descriptive notes.

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