PLP President Intervenes on Behalf of Dredgers
February 2006 by Scott HarnJerry Hobbs, president of Public Lands for the People, is taking action to prevent undue restrictions on miners utilizing suction dredges in California.
Utah is not known for gold, but a significant amount has been produced. Over 12 million ounces of lode and placer gold have been produced from Bingham Canyon alone. However, placer production, per se, has been miniscule compared to other western states, although a lot of dry placers may remain undiscovered.
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How would you like it if you could make the actual rules and regulations governing your own business? A dream, right? Well, the existing Federal Mining Law gives a claimholder this ability in the context of organized Mining Districts.
Eager to earn hard currency, isolated North Korea is trying to modernize its decrepit mining industry with foreign help.
My right rib cage took the brunt of the blow from the fall, which left me feeling partially paralyzed and in immense pain.
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