First Load of Concentrate Leaves Reopened Ruth Mine
November 2004 by Associated PressFive years after depressed copper prices forced the Robinson mine to shut down, the first truckload of concentrate pulled out in what its new owner sees as a renewal of the facility and Ely-area residents hope is a rebirth of the region.
Because these crevices catch and hold gold so well, it's worthwhile to learn how they form, which ones are good for catching gold and which ones are not.
Faults are fractures, breaks and broken zones in the Earth’s crust where one side of the break has moved relative to the other, and they come in many different varieties.
The zone of influence of each sample must be carefully considered when deciding how far sample sites should be spaced from each other.
The “Golden Triangle” dry placer district in Sonora, Mexico, lies some 80 to 100 miles south of the border. It is in desert terrain at elevations between 1,900 and 2,300 feet above sea level.
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Wyoming is an excellent place for prospectors, rock hounds, and companies to search for a variety of mineral resources.
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