Watch Dig Into Mining's Day Of Learning Virtual Field Trip!

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Get a behind-the-scenes look at a working copper mine as we hear from different professionals at Freeport-McMoRan and learn about their role in the mining process from mine planning to reclamation!

Did you miss the live virtual field trip? Watch On Demand now!

The Dig Into Mining Day of Learning

  • Chapter One: Exploration and Planning
  • Chapter Two: Hydro
  • Chapter Three: Pyro
  • Chapter Four: Reclamation

The Journey Through Copper Processing

Explore the incredible technology, equipment and chemistry at work and show your students an exclusive look at the careers inside the copper industry.

  • Full VFT: The Journey Through Copper Processing
  • Chapter One: Welcome
  • Chapter Two: Safety and Operations
  • Chapter Three: Crush & Convey
  • Chapter Four: Hydrometallurgical SX
  • Chapter Five: Hydrometallurgical EW
  • Chapter Six: Pyrometallurgical Concentrator
  • Chapter Seven: Pyrometallurgical Smelting/Refining
  • Chapter Eight: Questions and Hands on Activity

Explore Metals in Your Everyday Life

Inspire your middle school students to explore metals in their everyday lives with this inside look into the exploration and mine planning phases of resource recovery.

  • Full Virtual Field Trip
  • Chapter One: Welcome
  • Chapter Two: Mine Exploration
  • Chapter Three: Hands On Experiments
  • Chapter Four: Core Samples
  • Chapter Five: Mine Planning
  • Chapter Six: Mine Safety
  • Chapter Seven: Thank you