Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!

Magazine

All Articles

Platinum Prices Could Spur Wyoming Rush

Rising platinum prices could lead to a rush in southeastern Wyoming, one of the few places in the world where the metal is found, a state geologist said.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Our Readers Say


"...absolutely incorrect."
"...stories by Bob Schlosser are something else."

More Fiddling While Forests Burn


Logging on federal land plummeted—over 84% since the 1980s. And that management tool was replaced with—nothing.

The Greenhorn


I wanted to become part of the romance of Colorado—to become part of the romance of mining in those majestic mountains. The path ahead of me was much rougher than I anticipated.

Gold Prospecting for Better or Worse: Gold Is Where You Find It


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.

Ask The Experts


Q: Is there a correlation between fault zones and mineralization of economic metals?

The Hill of Gold


I was amazed and surprised, and I took a moment to admire how beautiful this coarse chunk of gold was. It later weighed exactly one-half ounce.

Picks & Pans: Eureka! We Struck It Again


About a half-hour after everything got underway, James came back to Harley, whispering, “Harley, you’re not going to believe this, but I just detected a vein with gold, lots of gold...I mean lots of gold. You’ve got to come and see this.”

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • USFS Chief in Nevada   • Uranium Miners May Be Compensated   • Dairy Farmer Hits Pay Dirt   • Canyon Resources in Battle in Montana   • Guest Editorial—President's Land Plan Implements Unratified Treaty   • Gold in Washington   • Picks & Pans: Tips for Nuggestshooting—How to Increase Your Gold Finds (Part I)   • Alaska Mining Industry Sees 5% Growth in 1999   • El Paso Mountains Mining History   • The Wooden Cross   • Mining Hall of Fame Seeks Rhymes of the Mines   • Collecting Garnets in Wyoming   • A Trip to Tucson 2000   • McCaw School of MInes Dedicates Phase II   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update

Advertisements

Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue