Grand Canyon: Copper mining took place within the Canyon in the late 19th/early 20th Centuries. Mine remains are stil visible
Petra: The Umm al Amad copper mines and underground galleries are an outstanding example of mining structures dating from the fourth millennium BC.
Sarazm: "the city also served as an important regional agricultural and copper production center" (wiki)
Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Copper production?
A connection should:
- Not be "self evident"
- Link at least 3 different sites
- Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
- Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
- Be explained, with reference to a source