Field Trip Programs

 

DVD14.  FRANKIN, NJ FLUORESCENT CAPITAL - 23 min.  Geology and mining history.  Mine dumps and museum visits.

DVD18.  UTAH'S CANYON COUNTY - 61 min.  Three National Parks - Canyon Lands, Capital Reef, Natural Bridges.

DVD33.  DANVILLE'S FOSSIL FOREST - 60 min.  Description of large area of fossils discovered in Illinois coal mines.

DVD57.  RAINBOW OF STONE - 40 min.  Travel through "Deep Time" into the Grand Canyon.  Panoramic views and close-ups explain the complex geology ofthe inner gorge and surrounding area, with easy to understand but insightful narrative.

DVD58.  YELLOWSTONE:  IMPRINTS OF GEOLOGIC -40 min.  An exploration of the complex geologic history recorded in fossils, petrified forests, spectacular landforms, and the constantly evolving landscape of the first U.S. National Park.

VHS13.  SILENT SPLENDOR:  CAVE OF THE WINDS - 26 min.  See how high-tech equipment is used to help in the search for and study of dinosaur bones and other fossils.  Suitable for general audiences.

VHS18.  GRAND CANYON/PETRIFIED FOREST - 45 min.  Professionally produced for the general public, this is a travelogue with some history and geology.  (Painted Desert included)

VHS30.   MAROC - THE MINERALS OF MOROCCO -- 27 minutes   A trip with mineral dealer, Victor Yount  Rated: VGood to Excellent   See how vanadinite specimens are brought to market.  Some geology and culture of the area is included.

VHS46.  THE GEM STATE - IDAHO - 30 min.  Jasper, opal and star garnet, agate and petrified wood are some of the gem materials found in Idaho.  Field collecting, lapidary treatments, fluorescence and crystals as healing agents also mentioned.

VHS49.  THE MIGHT MATHER - 27 min.  The story of this once "mighty" mine, the Keweenaw Copper District of Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

VHS50.  NEW ZEALAND AND AUSTRALIA - 30 min.  A Gem & Mineral Show "down under", local rockhounds, sites of geologic interest-including an opal dig.  Some of the materials collected during this trip of a lifetime included.

VHS70.  RAINBOW OF STONE - 40 min.  A journey through Deep Time into the Grand Canyon.  Panoramic views and close-ups explain the complex geology of the inner gorge and surrounding area, with easily understood but insightful narrative.

VHS72.  YELLOWSTONE:  IMPRINTS OF GEOLOGIC TIME - 27 min.  An exploration of the complex geological history recorded in fossils, petrified forests, spectacular landforms and the constantly evolving landscape of the first National Park.

VHS134.  EASTERN TOWNSHIPS OF QUEBEC - 31 min.  Quarries and mines of eastern Quebec, Canada, include asbestos, garnet, quartz, kemesite and pyrite localities.

VHS135.  TREASURES OF MOROCCO - 43 min. 

VHS136.  MONT SAINT-HILAIRE & MONTREAL AREA QUARRIES - 32 min.  Fracon Quarry, Marciz Quarry, and minerals from Royal Ontario Museum.

VHS137.  JUNNILA FRESNOITE COLLECTING.  Collecting at a "mined out" benitoite location in California.

VHS138.  BANCROFT AREA MINERAL LOCATIONS - 46 min.  Eleven collecting areas and mineral museum, Bankcroft, Ontario, Canada.