Gold at Ponderosa
February 2008 by Don RobinsonThe winter cold and snow bring with it an entirely different approach to prospecting and mining. Northern California was buried with a ferocious storm in late December and early January that knocked out power for many small towns and buried the...
The actions of the hot, ore-bearing solutions are not limited only to the deposition of material within the walls of the fissures.
A court ruled that a taxi driver and amateur prospector who unearthed a 14.5-pound (6.6-kg) gold nugget on someone else's land is allowed to keep it.
It was not hard to find negative news during the past month, not hard at all. We were overwhelmed with continuing stories of the Israeli-Hezbollah conflict, which took place in southern Lebanon, and Israel remained at war with Hamas in Gaza.
It appears that market softness due to a slowing Chinese economy may already have affected precious and base metals quotes.
The walk back to the car and subsequent search for Frieda took a lot longer than I would have liked. I had wandered much further than I thought.
Marketing other minerals recovered while gold mining
• IRS—Inept Resource Specialists
• A drought of common sense
• Thanks for your service, now please hold...
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