California Needs Its Minerals (CalCIMA 2019 Education Conference Roundtable).

January 10th, 2016.

The California Minerals Roundtable discussion at the 2019 CalCIMA Education Conference explored challenges and opportunities for ensuring continued mineral resources availability in the state. David Brown, president of Benchmark Resources, presented California Needs Its Minerals!, in which Mr. Brown reminded attendees of the critical need that minerals provide to California industries and their contribution to the lifestyle enjoyed by every Californian. His presentation provided an enlightening and alarming review of California’s vast mineral wealth and how it has been compromised by decades of decisions made at the expense of access to known and potential mineral resources. The Conveyor 2019 fall issue provides a summary of the presentation. You can read the full article here.