Ask The Experts
August 2016 by Chris RalphWhat is claim relocation?
Q: Do I still have rights to this mining claim?
Gold in clastic black shale
Q: I have a question/request regarding some black sand left from my Dad’s prospecting days.
Which comes first, claim filing or staking?
Q: I’ve thought about renting an XRF gun with gold specific software to use for exploration this spring.
Q: ...He consistently comes up with values much higher on the same ore samples.
• Is there a single book that covers most aspects of mining and recovery?
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