Rocks & Minerals

ROCKS & MINERALS

  • This is a great site for identifying rocks and minerals *as we find them*; with detailed descriptions and images. Including wonderful pages on different types of sand! By Siim Sepp, a geologist (PhD student) and nature photographer from Estonia:
    http://www.sandatlas.org/rock-types/
  • A website that contains every mineral – the world’s largest public database of mineral information with brilliant photos and scientific details:
    http://www.mindat.org/
  • igneousA handy Igneous Rock Identification Chart found on Twitter (no source stated); click to enlarge.

 

 

 

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