May 2005 by Scott HarnExcerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
After almost 50 years of service to the mining industry, Burl Cheely, owner of Gold Diver’s and the manufacturer of the Couple-Jet and Taper-Jet line of dredges, is retiring.
Q: Is there an Internet source ... that one can access to review which claims and at which location are the claims that BLM administrators close each year?
I get a lot of questions from prospectors about garnets, their value and what they tell us about the geology of some types of mineral deposits. So I thought it would be a good idea to take a closer look at the lowly garnet and learn a bit more about it.
Within your local area there is a store where you can find all sorts of handy tools for your gold mining enterprises, and at bargain basement prices.
“Why is so much public land closed off to the recreational miner?”
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