The Zia mines are located just north of Grants, New Mexico.

This is a vein of uranium minerals at the mine.

Here is a sample of carnotite or tyuyamunite.

This is a panoramic view looking down from the west side of the mine towards the east wall of the pit.
The red dots represent areas of uranium mineralization.

See a closeup of the inside of the mine. (Quicktime Movie 295k - No Sound)

Pick away at a vein of uranium! (Quicktime Movie 258k - Sound)

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