Excavation

3512 CLUI photoEverything comes from the ground, from somewhere. When the resource is below-grade, and is removed, a depression forms. Digging the earth, pulling out material, is excavation, which includes mining, quarrying, overburden removal, and the various landforms and phenomena these activities generate.
Selected programs and projects in this theme:

PIT STOPS: OPEN PIT MINE OVERLOOKS IN THE WEST

SALT DOMES OF THE GULF COAST


FIELD TRIPPING IN THE PITS: CLUI LEADS OHIO STATE INTO AGGREGATE


MARGINS IN OUR MIDST: A JOURNEY INTO IRWINDALE

DIGGING VERMONT: WHAT LIES BENEATH THE GREEN MOUNTAIN STATE

BLACK MESA COAL

URANIUM MINING

INDEPENDENT INTERPRETER BILL DUBOIS

LANDSCAPE OF COPPER

RADON BATHS: MONTANA MINE SHAFTS