Pebble Deposit Reveals Mineral Potential
January 2009 by Associated PressSo far 476 holes have been drilled to determine the copper and gold mining prospects of the Southwest Alaska region.
Saturday came and it looked to have the makings of a dreary, misty day. Undaunted, I loaded my truck with my sluice, buckets and gear, and headed for the claim.
• Do as I say, not as I do...
• By the numbers...
After removing about six inches of dirt and cobbles, the sound was a bit more recognizable. I was now confident that there was a definite target and not just a ground noise.
Bob “Neverquit” Abendschein’s article on his “Special Rock” in the December 2006 issue was short and to the point. As Neverquit and I are old friends, I sent him e mail:
The first time I found gold in the creek here is when I decided to try a new place to drywash on a hill not far from the dirt path I was on.
• Lock ‘em up and throw away the keys
• Snow White and the 9 Justices?
• Child support wasn’t her “Primary” concern...
• Burglar makes a clean getaway
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