Legislative and Regulatory Update
December 2009 by Scott Harn• California suction gold dredging update
• Governor opposed to Arizona lands withdrawal
• BLM locks up lands in Nevada
A bill that would relax current standards on small mines has passed a House committee.
Before heading out to work the same old ground, or blindly seeking a previously unknown gold placer area to drywash or detect, maybe you would benefit from doing a little research.
Good questions...from A to Z...
Greed nearly starved Greece's legendary gold-transforming King Midas to death—but still they haven't learned.
Excerpts from CMJ, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
It could be worth $250! We are on a quest to find out who has the oldest surviving copy of our monthly Journal.
The Bawl Mill • Small-Scale Mining, Milling and Recovery • Judge Rules Against Oregon Miner • Shirttail Creek • A Modern Gold Rush In Sudan • Double-D Coils and Their Place in the Goldfields • Melman on Gold & Silver