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.
Andesites and basalts are the most common volcanic rocks in the North American Cordillera. The andesites originated within the earth’s continental crust, while the basalts originated within the mantle. According to the Plate Tectonic theory...
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The steeper the gradient is, the more potential erosive power to move gold and other bedload sediments, and the more power to remove obstacles to flow.
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Confluences of placer streams are well known as concentration sites for heavy minerals. The basic reason is that...
I figure there are a lot of new people out there who have the same question. I will try to give some answers that hopefully will give you more confidence in finding your own spots.
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