Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!

Magazine

Small Mining Operations

Mining on the Comstock Lode

Even with the decades of mining and exploration, much of the Comstock is still underdeveloped and its potential not fully tapped.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

California Dredgers: A Step Closer to Getting Back in the Water


...Judge Ochoa ordered the parties to participate in mandatory settlement hearings starting June 24, 2014.

Gold Deposits of Montana


Historically, Montana has been an important gold producer, in terms of both lodes and placers, and it still produces gold for the prospector today.

Addressing EPA Overreach: What Dredgers Need to Know


The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been attempting to extend their authority and intimidate miners and other public land users for decades. Suction gold dredgers are no exception, and we want to highlight a recent example of how to deal with this federal overreach.

Dredging Backwards?


Before I tell you what dredging backwards is, I’ll tell you why my team and I decided to give this very unconventional dredging method a try.

Ask The Experts


Any good books on mineralized faults and contacts?

New Research Tool for Miners in Wyoming


The Wyoming Geological Survey released an online interactive map...

PLP Update: Back to The 'Swamp' on Behalf of Small Miners


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.

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • A Return to Silver City, Idaho   • Ask the Experts   • Ask the Experts   • Ask the Experts   • Swing and a Miss   • Miners Fight Back Against Road Closures   • The Giant King Mine   • BLM Flexes Its Muscles in Quartzsite   • Over the Divide   • Romancing the Lens   • Gold Recovery with Centrifugal Bowls   • Want to Go to Australia?   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Representative Manweller Lends a Hand in Washington State

Advertisements

Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!
Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue