Glacial Gold in Ohio
January 2002 by Edgar B. Heylmun, PhDOhio is an industrialized, midwestern state with a population of 11.5 million and an area of 40,953 square miles. Annual precipitation is about 40 inches, enough to give rise to hardwood forests...
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Q: I’ve thought about renting an XRF gun with gold specific software to use for exploration this spring.
Despite a drop in emerald production in Colombia, “green fever” still burns among miners who yearn to find a stone big or pure enough to answer all their worldy needs.
…it was immediately evident the previous owner had not been using a detector. During just a few months of working the dumps part-time, he recovered gold in quartz specimens valued in excess of $40,000.
I’d start the day by crawling out of my dome tent, cooking up some Spam and eggs, and heating water for instant coffee on the Coleman stove.
We started off excited and enthusiastic as we began hiking up the river, daydreaming about finding big gold.
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