Picks & Pans: Prospecting for Lode Gold
October 1999 by Edgar B. Heylmun, PhDMost of the world's ore deposits have been found by prospectors, not by geologists nor mining engineers. This article has been prepared with this fact in mind.
Concerning assay comments...
When we got set up and I started to swing the coil over a small mound, I got a good signal, faint but repeatable.
Q: I am in the process of filing an appeal with my lawyer, but am seeking more “expert” advice in the arenas of “mining claims” and BLM jurisdiction.
Their Prairie Creek project, located in the Mackenzie Mountains of the Northwest Territories of Canada, has a history dating back nearly eighty years when silver and zinc were first discovered there, and includes the involvement of...
Q: Tantalite in an African nation -- is it worth pursuing?
• Red tape at its finest...
• With the stroke of a pen
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