Ask The Experts—Where Would The Most Gold Tend To Be In This Deposit?
January 2009 by Chris RalphQ: I live in SW Oregon, Gold Beach... I am getting small gold from this paleoplacer. Where would the most gold tend to be, in the sediment holding the pebbles together or in certain...rocks such as quartz breccia in the conglomerate?
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Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
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