The Bawl Mill
July 2018 by Staff
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• A whopper of an error
• Change is coming at Interior
• Interior Department seeking public comment regarding minerals
If you’re going to successfully detect nuggets you must not only know a little about finding gold and detecting, but you also need to know your own limits, have a dash of luck and a lot of persistence.
An innovative project enlisting bacteria for minerals recovery has drawn praise from researchers as it begins its second phase.
The hoopla is over, the spectacular shows are just a memory. The fact is, we're stuck in the 2000s whether we like it or not! And the sad—or glad—reality is that changing the year's first number from a "one" to a "two" hasn't really changed anything other than giving us oldtimers some minor irritation now and then until we get used to things.
Once you have a detector, learn how to use it and get out in the field—you can’t find anything with it in your garage.
Even more prospectors arrived on Saturday morning, and drywashers and detectors were in use for much of the day...
The area of interest in this article is in eastern Moffat County, located in northwestern Colorado adjacent to the Wyoming line. It is a high, sagebrush prairie which ranges from 6,200 to 7,200 feet in elevation, north and northwest of the county seat of Craig (pop. 8,000).
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