Aussie Gold—A Look at Queensland
December 2001 by A.R. CameronQueensland produces about 25-28 tons of gold per year, which, while not in the same class as South Africa or North America, is still a respectable output.
The nugget sat there in plain sight, though it was covered in dirt, while hundreds of people had passed that way every day.
On October 30, 2001, a final rule and a proposed rule were published in the Federal Register by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Department of Interior (DOI) for 43 CFR 3809. It appears that many of the letters...
• Increase in claim fees
• Impact of recent elections
• Current suction gold dredging status in California
• Parks in Southern California
I am going to break bedrock down a bit and explain my view of the varying scenarios I come across in the field.
Arizona-based International Silver Inc. is proposing an underground silver and zinc mine in Montana and has asked Butte-Silver Bow County to lease them the surface and mineral rights to hundreds of acres.
Legislation before Congress would enable the federal government to become a net silver buyer for the first time in four decades.
If you have been prospecting for any length of time, then you have probably heard something like, “All the gold ever mined would equal a cube 60 feet on each side.”
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