Professional Equipment for Serious Detectorists!

Magazine

All Articles

Beach Mining for Gold

Commonly these layers contain small particles of gold and platinum, and in places where they are sufficiently concentrated, the metallic particles are abundant enough to be extracted profitably.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Company Notes


• Sterling Mining Co.
• Wolfden Resources Inc.
• Campbell Resources Inc.
• Teryl Resources Corp.
• Kinross Gold Corp.
• Ashanti Goldfields
• AngloGold Ltd.

Buying or Investing in Mineral Properties


Mineral properties are constantly being offered through Realtors, magazine ads, and the Internet. They always sound as if they abound in mineral values, but how can you determine if they are really worth the asking price or if they have any value at all?

Sulfides and Intergrain Gold Wire Nuggets


...these nuggets have not traveled far from the lode because the golden wire lattices would have been torn apart or flattened during weathering of rock and deposition by violent stream action.

Bedrock


I am going to break bedrock down a bit and explain my view of the varying scenarios I come across in the field.

Small-Scale Hard Rock Production


So far this year we have recovered over three pounds of gold and the hard rock veins seem to go on forever. We now have three claims that can produce good enough gold to set up a productive operation.

Remote Mining Camps of Yuma County


The remote desert of southwestern Arizona was an attraction only because of the gold and other minerals that were found there. Certainly the weather was not a draw! The early mining days were tough—the mines were a long way from supplies, and hostile Indians made travel in the area extremely dangerous.

Melman on Gold & Silver


Boy, do we ever live interesting times! What other conclusion can we come to when the only real excitement on the whole scene is a kids' book and a TV series about a bunch of people acting in a manner to make the word "weird" seem respectable!

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Utah Proposes Using Eminent Domain Against Federal Government   • Gold in Alaska   • Mining Trade Group Sues Nevada Over Tax Initiative   • Battle Heats Up Over California Suction Dredging   • China Will Put Rio Tinto Employees on Trial   • Highbanking on the Similkameen River   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes & Mineral and Metal Prices

Free:
Prospecting for Hard Rock Gold   • Dredger Wins Claim Against Fish & Game Director

Advertisements

Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!
Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue