July 2010 by Tom LeftwichTheir first cleanup total was more gold than they had ever found. These guys were deliriously overjoyed with their good fortune.
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If developed with metal detecting in mind, this virgin ground could be a bonanza for nugget hunting.
Although I found my first detected nugget on a hard rock mine dump using an early VLF/TR coin hunter, it was by “following the dry washers” and detecting old tailing piles that I soon packed a metal 35mm canister with small sub-grain to...
Rather than using the practice of government seizure of private property to promote economic development, the county is using it to preserve open space.
Included here is a portion of an article entitled “The Mother Lode of California” written in 1898 by Ross E. Browne. He was a son of J. Ross Browne, adventurer and writer, who won fame for his reports to the US Congress on the mineral resources of the...
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?
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