How to Interpret Mineral Exploration Maps and Sections with Dr. Rob Stevens (Ph.D.)

Mining Stock Education · How to Interpret Mineral Exploration Maps and Sections with Dr. Rob Stevens (Ph.D.)

In this episode, Dr. Rob Stevens teaches investors what to consider when interpreting exploration company maps and sections. Dr. Stevens (Ph.D., P.Geo.) is a professional geologist and educator.  He has trained numerous brokers, analysts, and investors in the basics of mineral exploration and mining via his training course.  After teaching this course for many years, he eventually published its content in his book, Mineral Exploration and Mining Essentials.

0:00 Introduction

2:14 Overview

3:45 Viewpoints in exploration

7:17 Key aspects of maps and sections

8:30 Map view

19:34 Cross-Section view

22:37 Long-Section view

29:48 Contour Maps

33:16 Three-dimensional views

36:49 Geological Models

41:57 Humorous illustration

44:55 Q&A with Bill Powers

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