The Dredge Report
November 2014 by Ron KliewerAs a plaintiff in one of the lawsuits, I’m not allowed to talk about specifics in the court-ordered negotiations currently underway in San Bernardino. However, I do want to let you know we are making progress…
…the “One More Time” has turned into three more trips and each of the three has yielded more gold each time down.
Sampling other people's stockpiles or dumps has some inherent risks that sampling undisturbed ground does not have.
We decided to check some spots that were pretty good to us on previous trips. The detector was deceptively simple with few buttons and auto-ground balance.
The higher the sensitivity setting, the louder and sharper the signal from a gold nugget or other metal target.
Gold is a fairly widespread mineral in the Italian Alps and in the Northern Apennines. It is found both in primary mineralization and in past and recent floods.
There are a few questions you will need to ask yourself before you apply for a suction dredge permit from the State Water Resources Control Board.
I made my way up past where I left off and the wash was going to end in about 100 feet. It was then I got a sweet signal.
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