January 2001 by StaffExcerpts from CMJ published 50 years ago this month.
Is Burkina Faso safe for prospecting?
Mexico is not noted for gold, but is better known for silver and copper. However, the states of Chihuahua and Sonora, in northwestern Mexico, contain some sizeable gold deposits. A number of these deposits were mined during the boom of 1982-2002. One operation that has remained active up to the present is La Herradura Mine...
...two jadeite locations in California have been thoroughly researched by geologists. There are no doubt others that lie in wait.
It is becoming increasingly clear that Barack Obama will be an activist President. Unlike his predecessors, he appears set on using the powers of government in an unusually aggressive manner in order to accomplish “public good.”
Whatever else one will be able to say in later months about the year 2002, we can already state that there is no shortage of interesting and important news developments.
…the “One More Time” has turned into three more trips and each of the three has yielded more gold each time down.
The Bawl Mill • Over the Divide • Our Readers Say • Special Editorial: Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Believes They Have the Evidence • World Gold Council News • Metal Detecting Within the Cordillera for Gold Placers Associated With Tertiary Epithermal Ore Deposits • Picks & Pans: An Exciting Hobby • Prospecting for Silver With a Geiger Counter • The Furnace Atmosphere During the Fire Assay • The Hanging Tree • Gold in Chihuahua, Mexico • ICMJ 10th Annual Photo Contest Results • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices