Aerial Photo Essay

Since pictures often speak louder than words, we’ve decided to share this collection of aerial images with our community in thematic installments.

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A Bird’s Eye View of Chino and Tyrone Mines

Copper Mining at Grant County Copper Mines Sulfuric acid leaching operations are used to process low-grade copper ore at the Chino and Tyrone mines. A sulfuric acid solution drips through the many stockpiles around the mines, leaching out the copper and other metals as the acid solution makes its way down through the unlined stockpiles. […]

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