Ask The Experts - Who owns this historic mill and how do I handle possible mercury contamination?
May 2019 by Chris Ralph
Q: I was wondering how such a device could locate a rich gold vein in quartz, for example, since a metal like gold is non-magnetic.
Q: What exactly does "ionizing" mercury mean?
Q: Can and should you remove their poles and notice right then and there or should you wait until you have convinced them of their trespass?
Gold and silver in Pennsylvania
The Bawl Mill • Legislative and Regulatory Update • Ask The Experts - Sampling and assays • The Geology of Diamond Deposits • Keep Watch for The Unexpected • Resurrecting An Old Hard Rock Mine—Gold At Last! • Imagining the Ultimate Prospecting Adventure • Gold Prospecting for Better or Worse: Cold Gold • Gary It's There • Following the Clues • A Generous Lesson on Detecting Bedrock • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices