Ask the Experts
July 2014 by Chris RalphWhat to do with black sands
Q: Do you know of any processing plants that can extract rare earth metals?
Q: Is this gold or some other metal?
Q: How do you amend a placer claim?
• Determining the amount of gold in a specimen
Q: If a high banker is outfitted with a suction hose, is it considered a dredge in CA even if it is sitting on the ground? Also, how do I find the best places to sell raw gold (flour, pickers, nuggets, gold in quartz, etc.)?
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