Professional Equipment for Serious Detectorists!

Magazine

All Articles

Mystery of Olmec Jade Solved

Since the 18th century, collectors, geologists and archaeologists have sought the answer to a frustrating mystery: The ancient Olmecs fashioned statues out of striking blue-green jade, but the stone itself was nowhere to be found in the Americas.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

The Bawl Mill


  • And then there was one...
  • The humble heros of the CEA

Digging It Dry


I believe dry washing is an underappreciated prospecting method. There are plenty of places where there is some pretty decent gold to be had, but the spot is a long way from any water and dry processing may well be the best way to go.

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Idaho EPA may pare back agressive water stance
• House panel recommends changing federal mineral royalty
• Gold mining company raises funds to fight initiative
• Comment period extended

Gully Prospecting and Mining


This article is about our recent gold prospecting adventure, which has yielded over 20 ounces of specimen gold—with more to come.

MSHA Moves Ahead on Silica RFI But Leaves All Options Open


For now, MSHA is just collecting information. However, the information it collects will shape what comes next.

Carr Fire Gold


After burning more than 350 square miles, the Carr Fire near Redding, California, was finally out. Luckily our home was spared, and I had the opportunity to go metal detecting in burned areas previously too overgrown to access.

Company Notes


• NovaGold Resources Inc.
• Canyon Resources Corp.
• TVX Gold Inc.
• Silver Standard Resources Inc.

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Our Readers Say   • Siskiyou National Forest Update   • Company Looks at Restarting Sunshine Mine   • Piedmont Gold   • Gold & The Dollar   • Picks & Pans: Exploring Wyoming's High Desert   • Sons of Gwalia & Herbert Hoover   • Looking Back   • Prospecting on the Yukon River   • Placer Gold in Arizona   • The Fire Assay of Fly Eyes   • Bill Could Create New Silver Market   • 2002 Inductees to the National Mining Hall of Fame   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices   • Melman on Gold & Silver

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update

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