Basic Drywashing Principles
August 2001 by Jim StraightWithin the arid desert regions of the American Southwest and Western Australia, drywashers have proven to be a simple and inexpensive method for concentrating placer gold. Drywashers are not limited to desert operations...
Gold's monetary role and its position as a reserve asset throughout the world were vigorously presented at a conference arranged by the Reinventing Bretton Woods Comittee held in New York recently.
• If you don't like the numbers, make up your own!
• By the numbers
• And the award goes to...
“Neither rain nor sleet nor snow...” How does that saying go?
Re: “Wasteful Government Projects”
Our research indicated this whole area had been claimed by Newmont mining company for several years, but when the price of gold dropped they let the claims expire, and we confirmed this with the local BLM office.
• There's a fungus among us
• Taxpayers crash land in Arizona
• "What did you get arrested for?"
The tall grasses of the rolling foothills of eastern Kern County, California, hide traces of what was once a major gold rush.
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