Additional Note on Bluff's Beach
May 2015 by Scott HarnI need to mention some additional information pertaining to our recent article on Alaska’s Bluff’s beach…
Our research indicated this whole area had been claimed by Newmont mining company for several years, but when the price of gold dropped they let the claims expire, and we confirmed this with the local BLM office.
Quarry operators would face tighter state regulations under proposed legislation that moved a step closer to approval recently.
A very famous quote that appears particularly relevant to the past month is one attributed to former British Prime Minister Harold MacMillan. When asked what could most easily derail a government, he replied, “Events, dear boy, events.” We certainly had events in abundance this past month.
Only one word truly describes the greatest source of headlines during the past month and that word is “politics.” With the November 6 Congressional and Presidential elections drawing ever closer and with both party’s conventions having been recently concluded, we take a serious look at the political situation below.
It is this ability to hear and respond to the faintest of audio signals that I believe separates the best nugget hunters from everyone else.
Explosives used correctly will save you both time and money being one of the best and most productive tools you can use.
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