July 2001 by Staff• Homestake Mining Company
• Cominco American Inc.
• Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd.
Federal and state regulatory agencies often cite mercury and methyl mercury in our waterways as a major factor for further restrictions on placer mining, and on suction gold dredge mining, in particular. However, these regulatory agencies are minimizing selenium and its neutralizing effects.
• The good, the bad, and the ugly
• California and Oregon dredge permits
The nugget sat there in plain sight, though it was covered in dirt, while hundreds of people had passed that way every day.
I believe gold and silver prices, to at least some extent, negatively mirror the society's confidence in the ability of government to continue providing economic and social services.
Before you invite anyone to look at your mining claims, whether it's to find yourself a partner, to secure operating capital, or to interest a mining company, there are rock-bottom, basic requirements to consider.
It’s a novel twist on the vending machine: in go the coins, out comes a nugget of gold.
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