Ask The Experts—Compensation for closed mining claim?
November 2011 by Chris RalphQ: I have a gold claim that the BLM just closed. Should I get compensation for the value of the claim?
Hydraulic remnants or just lose material?
I was informed, in a less than friendly manner, that I can only camp on the claim for 14 days of every 90.
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 mines and refiners deal with doré bars?
• Can I find enough gold to make a living with only hand tools?
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