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November 2001 by Staff“Why is so much public land closed off to the recreational miner?”
The Keystone district includes a group of mineralized shear zones and veins that are associated with the Keystone Quartz Diorite in the Medicine Bow Mountains of southwestern Wyoming. Gold production from this district is unknown, although some estimates suggest that 7,500 to more than 12,000 ounces were produced.
He didn’t recognize what he was hearing, of course, but to my ear that bank was full of small gold.
Agnico-Eagle Mines will open Europe’s largest gold mine in northern Finland in 2008, the Canadian company and local officials said.
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One of the greatest opportunities still available to Americans is the opportunity to stake and own your own mining claim. Much of the Western US consists of lands that are open to claim by any US citizen...
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Last month I wrote an article entitled “Good Assays and Bad,” which gathered a few comments.
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