Silver Demand Driving Mine Production Up—Mexico Remains Number One Producer
July 1999 by StaffWorldwide silver production is expected to increase annually, reaching 567 million ounces by 2001, up from 1997 levels of 501.9 million ounces...
The amount of gold in the traces from the low-grade scattered veinlets may be much more than the traces from the small but rich pocket, at least until the pocket hunter closes in on the rich pocket. Further confusion arises if the prospector stumbles across a placer deposit on one of the higher peaks.
- DOI to address threatened species
- 141 Confirmations still pending
- California withdrawals canceled
…the general investment community has turned away from mining shares over the past three years and moved whole-heartedly into conventional investments.
Also in the good news category, the current administration has taken many of our recommendations regarding much-needed regulatory relief to heart.
Yukon-Nevada received permission last month from the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection to restart the mill, after the agency determined the company met environmental standards.
One of his friends had 700 feet of small-gauge mine track and a hundred-year-old track bender laying out in his back 40; plus he also wanted to join the team. Perfect.
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