Diverse mineralization styles and ore-forming processes in the Krušné hory/ Erzgebirge Mts.

Our Chapter organized its last field trip in 2014 (7.-9. November) to investigate various mineralization styles and mining activities in the Krušné hory/Erzgebirge Mts., the mountain region spanning the border between the Czech Republic and Germany.
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IMG_0472The main attractions of the field trip were underground visits to:            –the historical mines of Krupka (hydrothermal Mo-W vein mineralization)    –Markus-Röhling-Stolln in WiesaSchönfeld (Ag-Co mineralization)              –Dorothea-Stolln in Annaberg-Buchholz (Ag-CoNi-Cu mineralization)      –Markus-Semmler Stollen in Schneeberg (U stockwork)                                –with several stops including Zlatý kopec (polymetalic magnetite skarn).

Fourteen students participated in this 3-days field-trip, which was led by David Dolejs.

SGA News No 37 page 17

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