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Mining week in Yukon

geode (Small)gold pan (Small)IMG_1213 (Small)IMG_1218 (Small)IMG_1220 (Small)IMG_1226 (Small)taking pic (Small)watching (Small)The mining industry in Yukon holds an event called Mining Week.

Industry and also research groups such as Yukon College hold a fair to speak about their work. There are activities for children like panning for gold and cracking apart geodes which are little rocks with crystalline interiors.