Making the Jump to Electronic Prospecting
July 2022 by Ray Mills
After pinpointing and recovery, he had his first nugget of channel gold in his hand. This was also his first nugget with the new detector.
Doubters be informed, yes, there is gold in Africa—lots of gold—and all the good and bad that comes with it.
I knew the nuggets got into the nugget patch somehow, I just had to figure out how and from what direction they came.
We spent the morning in a meeting with one of the higher-ups at the US Forest Service. I presented him with 412 complaints received from our readers, along with a summary of the complaints to make his job easier.
The small-scale miner has reasonable opportunity to exploit some of these small, rich placer gold deposits.
Every year there are large nuggets found by the diligent, and occasionally by the lucky newbie.
Kimberlite is very difficult for geologists to find, let alone prospectors and rock hounds. This is because kimberlite is rarely exposed on the surface and few people know how to identify the rock.
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