The Bawl Mill
August 2006 by Staff• Beyond the call of duty
• May the best spouse win
• Dishonorable discharge
The Montana Board of Environmental Review has extended the comment deadline on a proposed rule for treating water discharged by mining operations. The new deadline is March 17.
• Oregon's attack on suction gold dredging
• New DOI Director nominated
• More Forest Service restrictions in the works
• California suction gold dredging
The 100-yard restriction in SB838 actually applies to all motorized mining for the purpose of extracting gold, silver or any other precious metal that results in the disturbance of vegetation.
We are happy to report that the current administration has issued a directive to the Forest Service and BLM to address this concern…
...I decided to excavate the semi-frozen high-bank that was resting on a soft shale bedrock footing. Within three feet, I encountered an intrusive!
The McCaw School of Mines in Henderson, Nevada, dedicated Phase II of their unique mining school for kids.
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