Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!

Magazine

All Articles

Flood Stage—The Key to Reading a River

We knew what to do—we moved our project far enough from the river to escape the two hundred foot shoreline rule. If the old man had been right we could do this and still be over the loop of pay dirt.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Mohave Mountain Placers, Arizona


There are literally hundreds of dry placer deposits in the Sonoran and Mohave Deserts of western Arizona. Many of these placer gold deposits are not described in any published books, bulletins, or reports, though placer gold enthusiasts know where...

Desert Drywashing


I thought I’d try something totally different—a large area of small material tailings. After about an hour of digging and test panning we both had more gold than all the other digs combined.

Alluvial Fans


Alluvial fans are essentially dry land “deltas” which can be found in all climates. However, they are best developed in arid and semi-arid regions, where they may be many square miles in area. They are built up by outpourings of silt, sand, and gravel caused by seasonal run-off, as well as by boulders and cobbles carried by flash floods.

Millennium of Russian Gold on Display in U.S.


Russian treasures of gold and jewels, which survived centuries of upheaval and even the Bolshevik Revolution, will make their home in the United States for the next 10 months.

The Tangential Impulse Water Wheel in California Gold Mining History—Part I


The modern tangential impulse water wheel, a device best suited for hydroelectric power production where high water head is available, is an ingenious device born in the historic gold mining industry of California in the 19th Century.

Greenstone and Gold


Contacts, faults and zones of weak rock are all places that can act as a pipeline to convey gold-bearing fluids, leading to valuable deposits.

McCain Derides Clinton Forest Policy


Sen. John McCain stated recently that if elected president, he would overturn President Clinton's executive order putting more national forest land off-limits to logging.

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Drive Under Way to Restore the Rights of Suction Dredgers   • Abbey Confirmed As BLM Director   • Gifts of Gold for University of Zimbabwe   • Noted Geologist Murdered in Kenya   • South Yuba River Recreational Area   • Rio Employees Face Trade Secrets, Bribery Charges   • Pocket Mining Potential in Nevada's East Humboldt Range   • Company Finds Gold in Wyoming’s Rattlesnake Hills   • The Economic Impact of Suction Dredging in California   • Bucket Line Dredges   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Interview With A Coho Salmon

Advertisements

Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue