Alaska Geologist Survives Grizzly Attack
August 2010 by Associated Press“When he stepped into the clearing he didn’t snarl and stand up and show me how big he was. He just came for me,” Miller said.
South Carolina's last operating mine, Kennecott Ridgeway, processed the final gold and silver it had extracted from two pits in southern Fairfield County. But even though the mining and processing is done, the work at Kennecott is far from over...
- WOTUS rule finalized
- Reminder on new claim fees
Sampling other people's stockpiles or dumps has some inherent risks that sampling undisturbed ground does not have.
The lands that lie within the Arizona section of the Kingman Quadrangle are by far the most populated. Kingman and Bullhead City are the largest towns in the area, having a combined population of about 58,000 people.
...if you have a good, rich spot, hand-operated systems can produce some decent gold.
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
On December 4, 1998, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission (WDFW) adopted what has to be one of the most repressive and restrictive compilations of small-scale gold prospecting and mining rules in the country.
The Bawl Mill • Legislative and Regulatory Update • Commercial Placer Mining With Jigs • Ask The Experts: Bench Top Crushers • Ask The Experts: How to remove precious metals from lead? • How to Properly Ground Balance to Find the Most Gold • Authorities Search for Lost Treasure Hunters • The Guaniamo Diamond Area, Venezuela—Part II • How California Became the Golden State • The Rocky Bar Mining District, Idaho • Mining Stock Quotes, Mineral & Metal Prices