Youtube video describing how mining may occur on asteroids in the future.
Youtube video profiling the Myra Falls mining operation on Vancouver Island.
Atlas Copco Underground
Youtube video animation that explains the block caving mining method.
Hands-on activity to simulate drilling into Earth to determine what lies below the surface.
Atlas Copco Underground
Youtube video animation that explains the cut and fill mining method.
Youtube video about the future possibility of mining the ocean floor.
Virtual underground tour of Goldcorp's Éléonore's Gold Mine via ramp and shaft access.
Kosta Sainis (Endako Mine)
Slideshow presentation on Endako Mine (April 2015).
Youtube video showing the longwall mining method in action.
A colouring and activity book for students of all ages that depicts the work of of mining engineers before, during and after mining.
Teacher information about current industrial mineral operations in BC, includes student activities.
A colouring and activity book in French for students of all ages that depicts the work of of mining engineers before, durign and after mining.
Youtube video illustrating how the Canadian company Nautilus plans to mine on the ocean floor near Papua New Guinea.
Nevada Mining Association
Youtube video explaining modern gold mining methods.
Youtube video profiling Teck's Elk Valley coal mining operations.
Panoramic view, Italy.
Mining Association of BC
Poster series that illustrates the mineral resources that are essential to modern day transporation, communication, medicine, energy, construction and recreation.
A storybook developed for primary social studies featuring the mining community, Elkford in SE BC, and accompanying activity book for students.
Map of current metal, coal and industrial mining operations in BC.
Poster depicitng the various types and sizes of Caterpillar machinery used in open pit and underground mining.
Slideshow depicting the steps in the mining process (with captions) from drilling and blasting to shipping.
Youtube video describing how mining may occur on the Moon in the future.
Youtube video about the importance of iron in our modern day lives.
Youtube video animation describing the proposed block caving method to be used at the New Afton mine near Kamloops, BC.
SIM2 KU Lueven
Youtube video about the research being done on mining old landfills and recycling and repurposing the waste using new technologies.
Colouring book in French that explains what a mine is and how it works.
Youtube video profiling the now closed Quinsam Coal operation on Vancouver Island.
Teacher-written resource unit binder; includes teacher information, lessons and activities.
Youtube video profiling Teck's Highland Valley Copper mining operation near Kamloops, BC.
Greg Baiden (Laurentian University)
Video lecture on telerobotic mining technology.
Copper Mountain Mining Corp.
Youtube video about the Copper Mountain mine operation.
Youtube video profiling the world's
Intermediate Integrated Resource Unit, Topic E, Geography and Mining in BC
Minerals in Your Life
Youtube video illustrating underground coal mining methods, including room and pillar technique, and longwall mining.
Mineral Products Association
Interactive, animations, photos and video.
Youtube video animation explaining the longwall coal mining technique.
Colouring book that explains what a mine is and how it works.