Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
December 2008 by Staff
State regulators imposed a record $11 million fine on the operators of a gold mine in the Sierra foothills east of Sacramento.
This stringer was where it was not supposed to be, and it contained nuggets that were not supposed to be there.
For just a few bucks admission you’re on your way. Shawn will give you a map of the 130-acre park, and you are free to explore on your own. There are just a few areas that are fenced-off for safety concerns, but most of it is wide open. It is a refreshing change to view a mining museum/park such as this.
- Bio-mass is a bio-miss…
- Russia exploiting “useful idiots of unwitting environmental groups…”
- California has the best of the worst…
The excavator or backhoe has become the tool of choice for testing placer ground. These machines are the best way to explore and sample a placer deposit if the ground is not too wet or frozen and bedrock is not beyond the reach of the machine.
Can a metal detector be used to find limonitic gossan material?
• Newmont Mining Corp.
• Norilsk Nickel
• Sterling Mining Company
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