Gold and Rare Earth Elements in New Mexico
August 2015 by Bill RichWe import nearly all of our REEs from China, so it’s critical that we find and continue to develop domestic resources of these elements.
...the federal agency is intrigued by a plan that might result in cleaning up the area without cost to taxpayers.
This adit will be nearly 3.5 miles long when it reaches the ore zone.
In the simplest sense, drills can be divided by their mode of action—percussion, rotary or a mixture of the two.
There is a major change coming in the economy of the world and now is the time for prospectors and miners to grab a ticket and get on board.
Palladium may well be an underexplored element and therefore an opportunity for prospectors and geologists. This is because they are often less than obvious and other than the native metals, a chemical analysis of samples is required to identify PGM-enriched rocks.
There is no question the economy will not always be as good as it is now. There is also no doubt that someday the lack of exploration and the ore in existing mines running out will come home to roost.
Choosing the right method to move your ore and waste is all about making the right choices. Sometimes more than one method may be used during the life of a mine as an operation expands and grows.
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