January 2000 by StaffExcerpts from CMJ, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Judge Ochoa went so far as to call the California permit scheme “unenforceable.”
She explained that she didn’t like the numbers that the computer model gave her for this section of river, so she “adjusted the numbers by hand” to more accurately reflect what she thought they should be.
The following “clues” describing “hard rock gold ores,” while not 100% dependable, certainly will give gold prospectors an advantage:
How can a miner or prospector take advantage of these speedy financing options while avoiding the risks associated with borrowing from so-called “shadow banks?”
It was down deeper than I expected for surface trash. It wasn't until I was down six inches that the target screamed from my scoop.
Lately I’ve been having success utilizing two types of detectors in succession. The first is a pulse induction (PI) detector with a blanket-style antennae, and I follow it up with a very low frequency (VLF) detector.
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