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.
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With a little homework and a methodical approach to sampling, a prospector can determine if a deposit is worthy of more of an investment...
H. Mason Coggin
Much more information can be gained from that single source and gives you ideas on the gravels for dry washing or where the nuggets may lie for metal detecting
So much of gold detecting depends on attention to detail. Every gold area offers its own distinct geological markers and as prospectors we must pick up on those markers.
It is my belief that these trends toward rising budgetary and trade deficits, escalating monetary creation and interest rates that are being held at artificially low levels will continue and I believe that further US Dollar weakness has now been built into the system.
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