Ask the Experts
March 2014 by Chris RalphGold out of auqa regia
Q: I’ve thought about renting an XRF gun with gold specific software to use for exploration this spring.
Q: What happened to the BLM web site geocommunicator.gov? We cannot get mining claim info any more. Can you write about this? Or if you did what volume and number? Thanks for keeping the ICMJ alive and well.
Q: I live near the Gold Basin area of Arizona. What detector will go deep and be easier to use for small gold? I need some help.
Q: What is available to a small prospector? How does one prospect (drill) into the walls of an old hard rock mine to see what is 10 feet beyond...
Using GIS systems to aid in mapping.
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