California's Rich Pocket Mines
February 2010 by Chris RalphThe seven geologic indicators... are important concepts for prospectors to focus on when searching for gold pockets.
Q: Does a claim holder of a claim that has been under constant, active status since 1932 have any rights that owners of newer claims do not have? In other words, do I have any grandfathered rights that post FLPMA claim holders do not have?
After a long winter, gold flakes swirling around in black sand at the bottom of my pan was a welcome sight.
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Prospectors who specialize in electronic detecting for nuggets in desert areas are especially interested in this type of deposit, as it yields nuggets that are close to the surface of the ground...
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