Ask the Experts
April 2014 by Chris RalphBad advice from Fish & Game
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Q: Can you suggest some family and dog friendly vacation spots in California where I can also do some sniping?
What is claim relocation?
Q: Aside from the softness scratch test and other methods of identification, what feedback would you have on identifying gold in hard rock that may be mixed with other metals that affect its color?
Any ore grading 32% silver would contain more than 9,000 ounces of silver per ton and be valued at something in the range of $150,000 per ton. Even a few tons of this type of material would be well worth shipping off to a smelter for treatment.
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