Green Valley Gold District, Payson, Arizona
March 2016 by W. Dan Hausel
Wouldn’t it be great if you could know if there is gold in the ground without setting foot on the ground? Well you can, to a certain extent, if you can recognize mined ground from unmined.
Trinity County is located in the far northwest corner of California and stirs up many different memories for those who have been there.
While a large number of locations have yielded some placer gold, most of the state’s placer production has come from a few productive districts.
A few quick calculations show that approximately 11 tons of gold are lost each year just in the manufacture of new cell phones.
Q: Is there a correlation between fault zones and mineralization of economic metals?
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