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ICMJ Newsletter Vol. 1, No. 6

ICMJ Newsletter, Vol 1, No. 6    December 6, 2013

A Few Important Items We Wanted to Pass Along...
Christmas is quickly approaching and we are all busy. There are a few important items we wanted to mention so they don't sneak by you.  
Scott Harn
ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal

  • PLP Needs Your Assistance
Funds are needed to continue the fight to restore the rights of suction gold dredgers in California. ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal is lending a hand.  We are offering to make a $10 donation to Public Lands for the People on your behalf with our "Ten4PLP" offer. Offer is valid until December 30, 2013. Read More

  • Save The Date!

Our 2014 Gold Prospecting & Mining Summit returns to the Eldorado County Fairgrounds in Placerville, California!
April 5 & 6, 2014
2014 Gold Prospecting & Mining Summit
Eldorado County Fairgrounds
Placerville, California
Show Hours
10am - 5pm, Sat. April 5
10am - 4pm, Sun, April 6
Our team of writers and experts will be on hand to provide you with the information you need to succeed. Lecture topics include:
  • Basic Gold Prospecting Techniques
  • Current Regulations
  • Staking and Holding Mining Claims
  • Setting Up A Placer Operation
  • Mineral Identification
  • Detecting for Gold
  • ...and more!
Featuring 80 Booths with the latest in prospecting and mining equipment!
And back by popular demand -- Two Additional Days of Hands-on Training!
For the lecture topics, schedule, and registration information, visit http://www.icmj.com/miningsummit.php
Note: Admission $5 at the door. Fairgrounds charges $5 parking per day. No pre-registration required for the Mining Summit (April 5 & 6).  However, pre-registration is recommended for the Hands-on Training classes -- they tend to fill up long before the show!  Pre-registration for Hands-on Training opens January 2, 2014. See above link for more info!

  • Over The Divide
Robert Joseph Dahlke
1939 - 2013 
Bob Dahlke, owner/operator of Dahlke Dredge, passed away on November 30, 2013, after a long battle with cancer. Read More (yakimaherald.com)

Feature Article for December
Our 29-Troy-Ounce Golden Blessing
by Kevin Hamel
I picked up a noticeably heavy, fist-sized chunk of what I thought was a heavy piece of iron. After wiping some of the dirt and clay off, I still didn't know what on earth this object was. Read More

Legislative & Regulatory Update 
by Scott Harn
  • BLM claim fees rise
  • Critical minerals bill
  • Sage-grouse habitat
Read More

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