Our Readers Say
October 2012 by StaffPersonal letters from our readers.....
One of the biggest surprises on Wall Street during 2003 was the extraordinary performance of gold-oriented mutual funds—investments that normally fall as the stock market rises.
The water rose up in a great splash around the front of the pickup. The tires smashed into a couple of large boulders and suddenly the truck nosed down into a deep hole and bounced back out as I stepped on the gas pedal.
I’m often asked, "What is the single most important skill to be successful at metal detecting?"
• Shrimp, no shrimp of a problem for LAX...
• Southern California also has the arroyo southwestern toad...
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Robert Sanregret—Attorney at Law
Western Mining Council
National Association of Mining Districts
• Look for less federal government land acquisitions in the new budget
• Valley fill ruling overturned
• Two species rejected for listing under ESA
• New Mexico and Montana consider legislation to encourage mining
• Mining, lumber groups seek to eliminate funds for university program
• Backfilling required for new mines in California
• Nevada Congressman named vice chairman of Resources
• Idaho gets deadline extended for bull trout comments
• Murkowski Calls for Resource Assessment on State and Federal Lands
• Comments needed regarding proposal to lock up huge tracts of public land in California
The Bawl Mill • Ask the Experts • Ask the Experts • Cold Alaskan Gold—Part II • Dredging Backwards? • Tips for Detecting Old Hydraulic Pits • The Verde Copper-Gold-Silver-Zinc District, Jerome, Arizona • Recluse Died with $7 Million in Gold • California State and US National Panning Championships • A Data Miner Builds A Power Sluice • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices