Buffalo Geological Society Field Trip to LaFarge Quarry in Lockport- July 24, 2016

Buffalo Geological Society Field Trip to LaFarge Quarry in Lockport, NY is July 24. Arrive by 7:30am, enter at 8am. Must be 18 or older.

Have GLOVES (new requirement), hard hats, steel toed shoes, eye protection and long pants. Gas powered saws and tools are NOT allowed.

Expect to find crystals of Calcite, Dolomite, Selenite, Sphalerite. Celestite and Fluorite also few fossils have been found.

The quarry is located at 400 Hinman Ave., Lockport, NY just south of the intersection of Rte. 93 and Rte 31

Questions, please contact Don Lapham at 716-438-3794 or 716-481-6438 24 hours before the dig.

Don’t forget LaFarge is having an Open House for the community on Sat. Aug. 6 at 10 AM. Please consider volunteering at the Buffalo Geological Society booth or at least attend to thank LaFarge for their open policy on mineral collecting.

BGS at Lockport NY

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