Ask The Experts - How do I avoid claim jumping?
February 2021 by Chris Ralph
Gold nuggets and serpentine contacts
What is the best type of mat to use in a high banker set up?
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.
• How do I clean up gold encrusted with iron-sulfides?
I was informed, in a less than friendly manner, that I can only camp on the claim for 14 days of every 90.
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