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AZGS Economic Impact Survey – Update
The raw results of spring's AZGS economic impact survey are now in. We are pulling together the survey data, interviews, and web analytics to complete the picture. Stay tuned.
Bell Copper’s Perseverance Copper Porphyry Project – K-20 drill hole
Assay results from Bell Copper's K-20 drill hole, Perseverance Project, Kingman, Arizona
Preliminary evaluation of mineral resources of the Santa Cruz Valley National Heritage area

      In March 2019, President Donald Trump signed a public lands bill creating the Santa Cruz Valley National Heritage area encompassing parts of Santa Cruz and Pima Counties. This followed more than a decade of effort on the part of U.S.

Santa Cruz Valley National Heritage Area signed into law
The 3,300-square-mile Santa Cruz Valley National Heritage Area of southern Arizona was signed into law earlier in March 2019.
Hudbay's Rosemont mine gets the green light

Hudbay hurdles final obstacle to initiate their mine plan operation at the Rosemont Copper Mine south of Tucson, Arizona.

The U.S. Geological Survey’s Commodity Report – 2019: Arizona’s role in U.S. mineral production
The US Geological Survey just released their 2018 report on U.S and global mineral commodities. Arizona is No# 1 in copper production in the U.S.
Rebooting AZGS' Economic Geology Program - 2019
Economic geologist Carson Richardson joins the AZGS staff. Carson is tasked with rebuilding a viable economic geology program.
AZGS releases three new geologic maps & accompanying geodatabases

AZGS just released three new digital geologic maps completed as part of our STATEMAP collaboration with the U.S. Geological Survey.

Arizona State Mine Inspector - Year(s) in Review 2007-2018
Review by the Arizona Mine Inspector for the years 2007-2018.
Arizona Mining Review: Touring Florence Copper In-Situ Recovery Project

“We are probably the most regulated mine in the state of Arizona”

 Dan Johnson, VP & General Manager of Florence Copper, Inc.

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