Gold in Iceland?
December 2001 by Edgar B. Heylmun, PhDNormally, one does not look at volcanic islands in a search for gold. However, rich gold deposits have been found in or near volcanoes at Lihir and Misima Islands near New Guinea, so one cannot dismiss gold opportunities on volcanic islands. All of Iceland is of volcanic origin, with acidic volcanic rocks like rhyolite and granophyre being present at a few localities.
As a gold prospector for the past ten years, I thought that I had a fair understanding of the steps necessary to find gemstones.
by William Perry Pendley, President & Chief legal Officer
Mountain States legal Foundation
According to some experts, after the peak is reached, the production rate will slowly decline until it reaches near zero while the price shoots upward. At that point, we will have pretty much mined all the economic ore deposits that are present on the planet.
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