Ask The Experts - Can I get an update on your efforts in DC?
August 2020 by Scott Harn
Q: I have a question/request regarding some black sand left from my Dad’s prospecting days.
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?
Q: Conflicting advice on motorized small-scale mining equipment
• Where would I find a map for the Western states on high silica sand deposits?
• Two questions: Is fool's gold magnetic? And how do you go about filing a miing claim?
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