Directory of Active Mines in Arizona Available
January 2003 by StaffThe Arizona Department of Mines and Mineral Resources has released the Directory of Active Mines in Arizona, 2001-2002.
A bill was introduced and passed by the House of Representatives earlier this year that should make the exploration and opening of a mining operation faster and easier.
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
You might think that gold prospecting techniques are basically the same everywhere, and in many instances you’d be correct. Some geographical locations, however, due to their unique geological conditions, present unusual challenges...
A prospector, who wishes to remain nameless, located the pictured chevron gold specimens on October 29, 2003.
GNIS is an acronym for the “Geographic Names Information Service” that is maintained by the United States Geological Survey. The database catalogs and standardizes place names in the United States. This information set has nearly 2,000,000...
On a beautiful day in 1971, my wife and I were scratching around some old miner's camp when I dug up a metal gold pan and thought I would try my hand at panning for gold. (mistake #1)
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