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Could Southern Arizona Become the Silicon Valley of Mining?

Jan. 22, 2019

Arizona has long been known as “The Copper State” for its abundance of natural resources and thriving mining industry. In a summit sponsored by the University of Arizona’s Lowell Institute for Mineral Resources, the Arizona Mining Association, and the Arizona  Rock Products Association, Southern Arizona mining industry leaders reflected on the state’s rich history and how, with the right mix of raw resources, university innovation and industry support, they could be a part of the summit’s title: Securing Arizona’s Future as the Silicon Valley of Mining.

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