Rio Tinto: Allegations Without Foundation
August 2009 by Associated PressBribery allegations against four Rio Tinto employees detained in China are “wholly without foundation,” the mining company said, as Australia continued to press Beijing for details of a case that is straining ties between the two nations.
Stillwater Mining Company’s East Boulder platinum and palladium mine is back in operation, with its staff cut in half...
Epithermal deposits form in the ground at shallow depths. They are popular with prospectors because can yield very rich deposits and they are widespread in the Western US.
The following “clues” describing “hard rock gold ores,” while not 100% dependable, certainly will give gold prospectors an advantage:
“We feel that we can clean up an area that has been abandoned after 100 years of mining,” Lyon said.
The first actual discovery of gold made on the lands of what is now the State of Georgia is shrouded in the mist of history.
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