Privacy Policy

The New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources has a firm commitment to your privacy. We do not collect any personally identifiable information (e.g., name, address, or telephone number) unless you voluntarily provide it. Unless we determine that you are attempting to gain unauthorized access (hack) or damage our technology infrastructure, we will never share any personal information about you or your activity on our sites with a third party without your consent.

All of our content is suitable for children, with sufficient interest, and some is intended specifically for K-12 teachers and children. However, at this time, we do not intentionally collect personal information from children under 13. We will be happy to respond to a one-time specific request for information via e-mail from children (in compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998). Furthermore, we assume that any information provided to us for purchases made through our site is by adults, or is made with adult consent, because of the use of a credit card or personal check for payment.


New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources—Publications Office
New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology
801 Leroy Place, Socorro, NM 87801-4796

phone: (575) 835-5490; fax: (575) 835-6333
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