Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
December 2001 by Staff
In 1845, the intrepid Australian explorer Captain Charles Sturt set out from Adelaide, the capital of the Colony of South Australia, to search for a supposed inland sea in the center of the continent. Travelling northeast through South Australia into the northwest corner of the Colony of New South Wales, he and his party of 15 men found themselves in the midst of a fierce drought.
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The old report I read indicated all they ever did was dig some trenches and take samples. It sounded to me like a good place to take my metal detector...
After a short time, the tailings pile can get very large, and can actually block the downstream end of the sluice box.
Plans for 100 new nuclear power plants around the world have pushed the price of uranium skyward and set off a frenzy of exploration in western Colorado and Utah.
The law is on our side, but we’ve seen some crazy rulings coming out of courtrooms lately. I believe Rinehart will win his case, but then we move on to the State Water Resources Control Board.
Robert Sanregret—Attorney at Law
Western Mining Council
National Association of Mining Districts
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