Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||45° North , 7° East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~4km|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Massif du Mont Blanc, Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Rhône-Alpes, France|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||Rhône-Alpes|
|Other regions containing this locality:||The Alps, Europe|
In 2008, the commune of Chamonix has released new rules for mineral collecting; a permit has to be obtained at the mayor's office (Lapis 34 (2009) p. 5; see also website below).
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24 valid minerals.
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Woodtli, R., Jaffé, F., and von Raumer, J. (1987) Prospection minère en Valais: le projet Uromine. Matériaux pour la géologie de la Suisse, série géotechnique 72. Fonds National de la Recherche Scientifique, Projet 4.277.0.78.07.