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Rockhounding

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Rockhounding = Amateur geology or rock collecting is the non-professional study and hobby of collecting rocks and minerals or fossil specimens from the natural environment

FYI

In Australia, New Zealand, and Cornwall, the activities of amateur geologists are called fossicking.

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Royal Peacock Black Fire Opal Mine

Elsewhere on the Web

wheretofindrocks.com

Wikipedia
Amateur geology

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