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June 2014 by Chris Ralph• How many parts per million make a project viable?
What is claim relocation?
Questions regarding processing black sands
Is this a valid claim?
Q: With safety as a given, what can the average miner, or Joe-blow greenhorn do to identify and extract some metals or minerals with off-the-shelf products or natural ingredients?
• How do I get mining claims appraised?
Q: ...A number of scientific studies have been done that concluded our level of dredging is “not” harmful to fish or habitat. I suggest that the Mining Journal list some of these specific studies with brief summaries and conclusions.
• Reason for adits rather than shafts?
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