Ask the Experts
February 2014 by Chris RalphMarketing other minerals recovered while gold mining
Why are there no maps of the so-called mining districts?
Recovering gold from pyrite ore
Q: What can be done with scheelite? Why does the ICMJ never list tungsten in the metals prices?
Q: Can you offer any information on proper mining claim procedures?
Q: The nearest access to the claim is a half mile walk, which is tough for a lode claim.
How do I set up a small placer operation?
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