Related Links

Please submit any web links you think are appropriate to the topics we are all interested in.

Local Information

The Mineralogy of Nova Scotia (Club member Ronnie Van Dommelen runs this informative site about mineral collecting localities in Nova Scotia.)

Nova Scotia Mineral Database (by the Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources)

Fossils of Nova Scotia (by the Nova Scotia Museum)

The Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History (where we meet)

Fundy Geological Museum (in Parrsboro, N.S.)

Other Societies

Gem & Mineral Federation of Canada (As a members of the Nova Scotia Mineral and Gem Society, we are also members of the Gem & Mineral Federation of Canada. This page tells more about the federation.)

Central Canadian Federation of Mineralogical Societies (similar to the GMFC, but not affiliated with it or us)

Nova Scotia Prospectors Association (Many members of our club are also members of this club.)

Atlantic Geoscience Society

Mining Society of Nova Scotia

Reference (minerals and localities, edited by users)

Mineralogy Database (data on all known minerals, including name pronunciations)


Rock & Gem Magazine

Rock Collecting Sites

All About Gemstones

The Mineral and Gemstone Kingdom

Mineral Collectors Page

Bob's Rock Shop Link List

Lapidary World