A Special GMS Group
for People Interested in Minerals
Mineral Section Meets
Minerals are as varied and unique as people. From the mundane to the spectacular, minerals are fascinating in many respects.
GMS members and visitors who are interested in learning more about minerals -- please join us at Mineral Section meetings for special programs and presentations!
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Mineral Section Message
Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time: 7:30 pm
Topic: "Minerals from around the World: India"
Location: GMS Building
The topic of the mineral section for September will be minerals of India. Go to any rock show and you will a large selection of minerals from India. One of the most prolific areas is the Deccan Traps which shown on the map above in purple. This massive volcanic landscape is home of the largest zeolites and associated minerals that can be found anywhere. Come join us as we do a virtual tour of this interesting country.
Mineral Section Chair
Click below for a map and directions