Ask The Experts—Is it possible for a mountain range to have good lode gold deposits and yet the area streams not carrying like deposits of gold?
May 2011 by Chris RalphQ: Is it possible for a mountain range to have good lode gold deposits and yet the area streams not carrying like deposits of gold? Or do the two go hand-in-hand?
Q: Is there a correlation between fault zones and mineralization of economic metals?
Q: How do I improve my small-scale mining operation’s gold production?
Q: How do metal detectors work around precious metal ore bodies?
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Questions regarding patented and unpatented mining claims and the legal rights surrounding them.
Can a metal detector be used to find limonitic gossan material?
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