Gold Pours Again at Jerritt Mine
May 2009 by Associated Press
Yukon-Nevada received permission last month from the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection to restart the mill, after the agency determined the company met environmental standards.
Most gold guidebooks just give a brief description of the geology of placers and focus more on the equipment and techniques used to recover placer gold or to metal detect for gold. This article hopes to stimulate your interest in a different direction.
His findings were not exaggerated—after running 82 buckets of gravels in two days we had a remarkable 27.8 grams of gold!
This is just the type of specimen that could have been easily ignored by the old-time miners. It felt a little heavier in my hand than a chunk of quartz of that size ought to have been.
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Defeating the Biodiversity Treaty
by Mella Rothwell Harmon
Nevada Department of Museums, Library and Arts
"This was Nevada"
I have been detecting the area on and off since I discovered it. Every time I bought a new detector it was the first place I went to.
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