|I stopped by Pioneer Mining Supplies in Auburn to get another power sluice set up correctly for our hands-on training days at our Mining Summit. Heather was busy giving another on-camera interview for yet another television station. It seems they all want to talk about how the drought in California has exposed additional areas for gold prospecting.
Here is one of the recent stories (with video) on this topic from March 27, 2014:
California drought spurs mini gold rush in Sierra (Yahoo news)