Procuring Mine Owner Permission at a Mine Site
October 2017 by Don Madore
The first experience involved an overgrown gold mine operated during the 1880s. A razed mill adjoined the mine and could be glimpsed from the isolated public dirt road I was traveling.
Take a look at the picture—it’s pretty simple and you can build it yourself.
• What to prospect with on the Klamath River
If you are interested in researching mining claims for any purpose, you will first have to decipher the BLM’s LR2000, a Rube Goldberg database seemingly designed by a 1980s Soviet-era computer hacker.
Over 200 panners competed in this two-day event to decide who was the best of the best.
So let’s dive in and see what I can do to convince you that this is the year you should be out staking your own claims.
I have been detecting the area on and off since I discovered it. Every time I bought a new detector it was the first place I went to.
When I was recently in West Africa, I got to see and play with my first, phony, Chinese knock-off metal detector.
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