Legislative and Regulatory Update
May 2022 by Scott Harn
• Environmental groups push for more ESA listings
• Proposed grant program to recruit mining engineering students
• Our Federal Landlord
• One down, two to go
• Challenging timing windows in Washington State
• More roadblocks to mining
Bottom line for you fellow miners: file your claims now in these areas or risk being forever locked out!
Oregon Senate passes Senate Bill 3
We’ve heard from miners in Arizona about federal agencies closing off historic roads that provide access for miners, and we need your input.
Even if the California Supreme Court had ruled in favor of Rinehart, suction dredge miners would be facing the wrath of the State Water Resources Control Board...
• More roadblocks to dredging in California
• Two Oregon Sheriffs challenge Forest Service authority
• Gold is money
His small business managed to pump millions of dollars over the years into the California economy.
The Bawl Mill • Ask The Experts - How are gold veins formed? • Ask The Experts - Is there gold in Monterey County, California? • Ask The Experts - Can you explain NMR and satellite imagery? • Ask The Experts - What other indicators are there besides red soils? • Mineralization, Ground Balance and Metal Detecting • Gold Prospecting for Better or Worse: Warning Signs • What To Do With All That Gold? • Proposed 100-Mile Road in the Yentna Mining District • All About Trommels and Screens for Placer Gold Recovery • Judge Orders FBI to Produce Records on Civil War Gold Hunt • Strategies for Detecting Heavily Pounded Areas—Pt II • Auburn, California • Old Water Channels Provide Important Clues • The Mystery of the Grand Summit Mine • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices