January 2001 by StaffExcerpts from CMJ published 50 years ago this month.
It was "standing room only" as a crowd of approximately 50 interested miners attended a meeting hosted by the Powers Ranger District and Forest Service personnel from the Siskiyou National Forest.
“...where does the NFS get the authority and power to restrict access...”
• “...a great article that answers many of my questions...”
• “I really appreciated reading the article about the Forty Mile operation...”
Gold in clastic black shale
There is one last indicator that I believe may be the most important of all. That is the “Index of Leading Economic Indicators” (LEI), which is a compendium of those economic indicators that point toward future growth, and LEI has just reached historic highs, far exceeding previous peaks in 1999 and 2006.
A few miles north of Fairbanks stands what looks like a shack pushed back against a hill. Behind its front door dwells a distant past when saber-toothed tigers, mastodons and even camels roamed Alaska's Interior.
Selected excerpt from USDA Forest Service Technical Report:
Anatomy of a Mine from Prospect to Production
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