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.
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.
When I read about these new discoveries, I often wonder how the original operators ignored all the additional ore. Yet this has happened again and again in Nevada and many other places.
• Newmont Mining Corp.
• Kinross Gold Corp.
• TVX Gold Corp.
Chad, Bangladesh, Peru, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan are the latest in a long list of countries that have become unfavorable toward foreign-owned mining companies.
Mike was...featured on our November 2013 cover after he achieved his dream of recovering several huge nuggets...
When we got set up and I started to swing the coil over a small mound, I got a good signal, faint but repeatable.
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