Scouts New Mining in Society Badge
May 2014 by Scott Harn...it's very refreshing to hear that some of our youth will learn of the value of mining without all the environmental spin.
Our theory was that a dredge would collect far more material in a shorter period of time, leaving us with ounces of gold every day.
• Can I get advice on a hard rock property in Calaveras County, California?
This article is intended to try to help someone who is breaking into gold detecting and using a pulse induction (PI) detector.
Ultraviolet light is divided into three levels, labeled A, B and C depending on the wavelength, with C having the shortest wavelength and the most energy.
Most prospectors understand placer mining a lot better than hard rock mining and don’t realize the amount of work that goes into processing different types of hard rock ore.
Located 23 miles south of Libby, the land surrounding the Libby Creek area has been of interest to prospectors since the early 1860s, when it was home to up to 600 miners working at a camp known as Libbysville.
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.
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