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  • What life is like in a diamond mining town in Siberia ...

    Mirny is a diamond mining town in Siberia, Russia, about 280 miles (450 kilometers) from the Arctic Circle.; Most of the town's roughly 40,000 residents work for Alrosa, the world's largest ...

  • Discover Black Diamond Black Diamond

    Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve Antioch, Pittsburg, Brentwood NATIVE AMERICANS Three Bay Miwok-speaking tribes inhabited parts of today's Black Diamond Mines: Ompin (southern), n (northwest) and Julpun (northeast). With the arrival of Spanish, Mexican, and American settlers after 1722, the Bay Miwok way of life was rapidly transformed.

  • Arkansas Diamond Mine - The Only Diamond Mine in the US

    Crater of Diamonds State Park. This diamond mine is located near Murfreesboro, Arkansas. For a fee of a few dollars you can enter the mine, search all day and keep any diamonds that you find. In addition to diamonds, you might find one of the many colorful gemstones that occur naturally there. These include: amethyst, agate, jasper, garnet, peridot, hematite and many others.

  • Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve - Wikipedia

    The Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve is a 6,000-acre (2,400 ha) park located north of Mount Diablo in Contra Costa County, California under the administration of the East Bay Regional Park District (EBRPD). The district acquired the property in 1973. The preserve contains relics of 3 mining towns, former coal and sand mines, and offers guided tours of a former sand mine.