Montana Approves Stillwater Expansion Bonds
August 2000 by Associated PressThe Montana Board of Investments unanimously approved a motion to issue up to $35 million in bonds to help Stillwater Mining Corp. expand its platinum and palladium mine.
The modern gold prospector is a person of great moral fiber who loves the freedoms of this country and understands that with rights come responsibilities.
...most prospectors don't even think about the conductivity of minerals, but there are some that do conduct electricity to a certain degree, so metal detectors will respond to them.
• Trash full of cash
• Auditors audit the auditors
• I smell bacon
Over the years that I have been detecting for gold I have had many of the same questions come up. I decided to write this article to hopefully answer some questions that a person wishing to detect for gold may have.
Before going into an analysis of the ore composition, two other major factors will affect the result. These are the accuracy of the assay and the effectiveness of the mill for the gold recovery.
by Mella Rothwell Harmon
Nevada Department of Museums, Library and Arts
"This was Nevada"
Environmental groups last year urged Montana regulators to impose the bad actor designation, and now are seeking to intervene in the case.
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