The Goodnews Bay Platinum Fields
December 2006 by Ron Wendt“But first and foremost you have to have the geology. With respect to the geology, the Goodnews Bay placers, which actually were won from the Salmon River drainage and its tributaries, produced on the order of 650,000 ounces,” Foley says.
Is a miniature spectrometer in our future?
• Voters say "yes" to mining in Alaska
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• New small-scale regulations released in Washington State
• Colorado roadless areas
- Apparently snow, rain, heat and gloom have been slowing down mail delivery
- Name that tune
Environmentalists are attempting to turn the jewelry industry against Alaska’s Pebble Mine before the project even gets fully under way.
Republican vice presidential contender Dick Cheney, continuing a campaign swing through the West, said the Clinton administration has failed to step up and toe the mark for the mining and energy industry.
While gold nugget detecting with a pulse induction machine, most people will be swinging a mono search coil and will have their machine set in all-metal mode. However, the newer pulse induction machines can and will discriminate iron very effectively...
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