Agency Gives Initial Backing to Kensington Mine
June 2004 by Associated PressA state funding agency has given the initial OK to financing $20 million in debt to move the Kensington gold project near Juneau toward becoming a working mine.
“Hey, R.B., let’s go down and see how the patio is going.” Bart, my neighbor, called to me across the fence as he strolled by, heading towards the mine superintendent’s house.
Trinity County is located in the far northwest corner of California and stirs up many different memories for those who have been there.
The Kootenai Tribe has joined Idaho Attorney General AI Lance's suit against the U.S. Forest Service over the Clinton administration's bid to set aside millions of forested acres in the state.
With great relief, the equipment I chose worked well, and after shoving into three days what should have been ten days of set-up and testing, we were up and running.
Imagine being able to get gold from plants. This phenomenon is called phytomining. But it’s not as easy, or as profitable, as it sounds. You may have heard of phytoremediation—the process of extracting metal contaminants from soil.
George was considering filling his dredge floats with closed-cell foam, ensuring that there would be no area available within each float for flooding.
This same concept is true of many of our modern-day rivers, and we have to find out where their gold originated if we can.
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