Nevada Gold Value Up Along With Production
July 2011 by Associated PressNevada gold mines produced only about 6 percent more gold in 2010 than they did the year before, but the value of that gold was up a whopping 33 percent.
The Oatman/San Francisco Mining District’s historic gold production of 2.2 million ounces of gold since the 1880s makes this area Arizona’s greatest primary gold producing district.
They must have assumed the paystreak was spotty and had been mined out, so they never mined as close to the side of the valley as they should have.
...the federal agency is intrigued by a plan that might result in cleaning up the area without cost to taxpayers.
One of the oldest sayings in the mining exploration world is that if you are going to search for a new mine, one of the best places to look is near an existing, proven property.
Polymetallic skarn deposits are an interesting class of deposits that can contain a number of different types of metals.
US uranium mines produced less than 174,000 pounds in 2019, according to the February Energy Information Administration report. That’s down from 4.9 million pounds in 2014.
I thought it might be worthwhile to take a look at the basics of this important mineral separation technique and how a miner can use it to recover the values out of an ore.
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