June 2015 by Ray MillsEasing around the bedrock ledges and rock hopping, Terry and I came out into the open and were looking at a nice run of bedrock.
Q: Will my detector react to fine gold?
At one time or another, many miners will look seriously at purchasing a mining claim...Usually it’s a significant financial commitment, so how do you know if you are getting a good deal?
...we will continue our examination of the rich streams and mining districts, and then take a look at some of the big nuggets that have been found here.
“The evidence is clear—mineral deposits alone are not enough to attract precious commodity investment dollars...”
Once a seam is found it can be traced for miles in either direction. While you are tracing a clay line, you are looking for indicators. The indicators that I look for are ironstone, hematite, different color clays intermingled with the clay line, and a very iron-rich, brown gritty soil.
There weren’t as many pieces of gold, but what I did find was bigger. As I worked my way down towards the spot that I had been working the first three days, I noticed a large crack that crossed the river.
...Judge Ochoa ordered the parties to participate in mandatory settlement hearings starting June 24, 2014.
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