Newmont Looks to Ghana
February 2006 by Sandy ShoreNewmont Mining Corp. is intensifying a global hunt for the next mother lode of gold.
How does one determine who owns a mining claim?
After paying for the mine fleet, mill capital, supplies, fuel, power and labor, at today’s metal prices, does this mine make a profit?
There are loads of new gold prospectors attracted by the current high prices, and so I thought it might be a great time to take a look at what makes some prospectors so much more successful than others.
The question I had, and likely you have too, is when an old channel is cut, how far does the placer gold in the cut channel move down in a river or creek that continues to erode deeper and deeper?
• Sick and tired of being sick and tired—I need a vacation!
• Straight from the horse's mouth
• The federal budget is about to SNAP
• Taxation without (insurance) representation
Which comes first, claim filing or staking?
There are many prospects within the known mineralized area and along the margins of the mineralized area that should be examined for gold and silver.
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