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December 2015 by Staff
This stringer was where it was not supposed to be, and it contained nuggets that were not supposed to be there.
I pulled out the nuggets I had worked on previously and looked at the size of the wire basket that the items to be cleaned are placed into. It looks much like a miniature french fry deep fryer.
This year was a test. We had never done anything like this before, yet we grossed $30,000 in the short time we had to mine.
Not long after this, I was camped out with the geologist beside the Similkameen River where he showed me the evidence that an ancient channel existed on our claim.
Critical minerals are products that the government has designated as critical to our national interest because of both their potential military and industrial applications.
In part one of this two-part series on gold in Guyana, I describe artisanal mining efforts currently winning alluvial gold from small-scale placer operations located along the lower Puruni River and its tributaries.
...Judge Ochoa ordered the parties to participate in mandatory settlement hearings starting June 24, 2014.
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