Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
December 2005 by Staff
• Forest Service proposes further changes to mining regs
• Preble’s mouse resurrected
In this article, we’re going to take a look at the minerals that contain gold and silver, and how you as a prospector can identify them in the field.
There may be lots of smaller gold I cannot hear with a detector, but it looks just fine in my pan once it is out of the crevice.
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Without this versatile group of technologies, we would be hard-pressed to produce the metals so critical to our modern way of life. The robust mining industry of today would literally not exist.
The objective was to pan down all the material from the three-gallon bucket, extract the gold into a small vial, and then signal completion. Every lost flake added a five-minute penalty.
Cominco American Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Vancouver, British Columbia-based Cominco Ltd., is seeking regulatory approval to reopen the mine in early 2002.
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