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California State Open and US National Gold Panning Championships

One hundred eighty-six panners went through a wild and woolly two days (August 30 & 31 in Foresthill, Calif.) to determine who had the bragging rights of being the best—at least for one year!

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Gold in Rotten Rock


Rotten rock (saprolite) can be found in all warm, humid regions, but is best developed in humid, subtropical climates, like that found in the American South. Outwardly, it looks like bedrock, but upon closer inspection, it can be seen that roots penetrate it and that it can be worked with a shovel or hydraulic monitor.

The Assay of High Iron Gold Ores


By employing this technique, one can use a larger sample size without having to resort to large crucibles and massive amounts of flux.

McCaw School of MInes Dedicates Phase II


The McCaw School of Mines in Henderson, Nevada, dedicated Phase II of their unique mining school for kids.

Picks & Pans: George Duffy Jr.—Pocket Miner Extraordinaire


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Melman on Gold & Silver


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