Hard Rock 101: Blasting With Kinepak Explosives
November 2020 by John Norman
Fortunately, there are products on the market that can address these problems and make a small-scale mining operation feasible.
Part I of the article addressed modern placer gold deposits. This second installment will address “ancient” flood deposits.
The Wyoming Geological Survey released an online interactive map...
Much more information can be gained from that single source and gives you ideas on the gravels for dry washing or where the nuggets may lie for metal detecting
My intention was to end this discussion with waypoints and routes, then I found USGS maps of the Plainfield Quadrangle.
He no sooner had turned around and started moving when I hollered again that I had another nice one.
This was two days of gold panning, with just over 250 gold panners trying to win a medal to show they were one of the best of the best.
My first clean-up showed that my efforts were not in vain. There was considerable color with some good-sized nuggets in the riffle trap.
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