Buell Park Pipe, Arizona
July 2004 by Edgar B. Heylmun, PhDOne of the world’s largest kimberlite pipes is located on the Navajo Indian Reservation in northern Arizona. The pipe is larger than any diamond-bearing pipe in South Africa. It is 16 miles north of Window Rock, the capital of the Navajo Nation.
Strong Investment Interest and
Steady Demand Cited
From the December 2013 issue:
Direct investment overseas by Chinese companies rose 27 percent over a year earlier to $3.6 billion in 2004, highlighting the country’s growing economic influence, the government reported.
Four nuggets, ranging from one to four pennyweight, had been found originally. All four nuggets were found in a line about ten feet apart from each other.
Ray followed up by detecting the same area and I was happy to see that he did not find any good targets in the same line. So far so good.
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