Alaska Mining Industry Sees 5% Growth in 1999
April 2000 by Associated PressFor the fourth straight year, the state's mining industry broke the billion-dollar mark in revenue, according to a state report.
Mining Districts are the private regulatory authority granted by Congress recognized to regulate the mineral lands held by the United States and for the disposal to citizens of the United States, by means of development and potentially perfected by patent.
This sampling program was painfully tedious, and I’ve still got the calluses and embedded shovel splinters to prove it. But completing that testing program validated certain areas of the creek and eliminated others.
It’s worthwhile for the prospector using a metal detector to know a little bit more about the association of iron and gold as well as how iron minerals affect your metal detector.
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.
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
His small business managed to pump millions of dollars over the years into the California economy.
It started out as a modest tropical depression near the Bahamas and was forecast to hit the east coast of Florida and then peter out over land. Then it was forecast to hit south Florida and strengthen moderately over the Gulf of Mexico before hitting the Florida Panhandle as perhaps a Category One hurricane.
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