Ask The Experts: Is this BLM demand legitimate?
November 2016 by Chris Ralph
Q: The Arizona BLM state office has started sending out registered letters to association placer claim holders...
Q: ...It’s a 2,000-acre property that was mined 100 years ago, still has the old workings, tailings, etc. I am looking to recover gold from the old waste/tailings... plus possibly strip mine some of it. What are my options?
Q: What does MDB&M stand for?
• Can I get advice on a hard rock property in Calaveras County, California?
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Q: Aside from the softness scratch test and other methods of identification, what feedback would you have on identifying gold in hard rock that may be mixed with other metals that affect its color?
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