Mining for Non-Geologists Field Trip Offered by GSN
February 2015 by J. A. Kizis, Jr.The three-day trip will be led by long-time and well-respected Nevada consulting geologist Buster Hunsaker and will include tours of active gold, copper and industrial mineral mines, as well as stops that will examine new exploration and closure projects.
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The main problem with the current scheme is that regulatory agencies often consult with you, then disregard your concerns and do what they want anyway.
Over 200 panners competed in this two-day event to decide who was the best of the best.
I am going to suggest dozens of ways you can increase suction power, dredge to greater depths, and improve recovery methods in your sluice box.
In 2003, I initiated field reconnaissance of an opal deposit at Cedar Rim in central Wyoming and was amazed at the size of this undocumented deposit located right in the middle of an oil and gas field...
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