Metal Detector Only Requirement for Hunting Treasure
July 2000 by Jane LorenziniIn 1977, Mary Lee Bunch bought her husband a Christmas gift she joked would "keep him off the streets." Sure, Milton Bunch is off the streets. But now you can't keep him off the roadsides...
Gold nuggets come in all forms, but I never expected that dinosaur nuggets would too, and at a decent price.
...a substantial number of news headlines reflected the growing realization that much of the “green shoots” optimism of the past few months was premature.
• Sick and tired of being sick and tired—I need a vacation!
• Straight from the horse's mouth
• The federal budget is about to SNAP
• Taxation without (insurance) representation
Here we examine where and why placers are found in glaciated landscapes from the Ice Ages.
I finally managed to return to this exploration effort. There was still snow on the ground on the north side of the mountain where I started, but I knew the south side was likely melted and gold fever bit too hard to stay inside any longer.
Is there any hope for a solution? Yes, there is, and we’ve been working with Public Lands for the People, the Minerals and Mining Advisory Council, attorney James Buchal and others on that solution.
I recently attended two out of three days of the California Mining Association’s Annual Conference in Monterey, California, and found it well worth my time.
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