June 2003 by StaffExcerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Many readers of ICMJ have asked for more information regarding the BLM’s 3809 regulation changes that were pushed through just prior to the departure of the Clinton Administration.
• Great at escaping, not so good at evading...
• Free firearms training classes...for teachers
• USFS cost recovery
• Measure 37 affirmed
• Court declines to hear Canyon Resources claim
• Kempthorne nominated to head Interior
Some gems can potentially poison you, make you sterile and even make you forget who you are.
For the fourth straight year, the state's mining industry broke the billion-dollar mark in revenue, according to a state report.
• EPA backs down in Wyoming
• UN Chairman took on more than a mission
The Bawl Mill • City Gives Blessing to Pogo Mine • Underground at Yankee Jim's • Dry Placers in Southern Baja • A Gold Detector Sitting in a Closet Only Finds Dust—More Detector Tips • Gold in Tennessee • Old Stock Certificates—Treasures or Trash? • Payette Forest Sides With Mining Company • Using Mineral Deposit Models • Miners Still Waiting for Bonding Recommendations from DOI • The Old Mine Dump • A Practical Approach to Dowsing • Feds Release Opinion on Planned Mine Under Montana Wilderness • The Lengendary Lost Gold of the Headless Valley • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices