Gov. Mike Leavitt will discuss "The Utah Trust Lands Swap: What Does it Mean to Mining?" during the 83rd annual convention of the Utah Mining Association Thursday, Aug. 27, at the Yarrow Hotel in Park City.

Also scheduled to speak at the convention are Steven F. Leer, president and chief executive of Arch Coal Inc., and Kathleen Clarke, executive director of Utah's Division of Natural Resources.Workshops at the convention will address taxation issues, environmental and regulatory changes, operational and technical advancements, mining education and mining on the Internet.