The Kennedy Gold Mine—An Impressive Piece of History
November 2003 by Richard H. Peterson, PhDIn the late 1850s, a prospector named Andrew Kennedy discovered gold in an outcropping of quartz not far from the present-day town of Jackson in California’s Amador County. His productive claim soon developed into the...
We were saddened to learn that Chuck Cox, a long-time prospector and tireless organizer for the Washington Prospectors Mining Association, passed away...
Back at our campsite, while the rest of us grabbed a late four o’clock lunch, Fallyn volunteered to do the clean-up panning.
Superior Court Judge Karen L. Dixon granted the temporary restraining order on July 3, 2013.
Another California Assembly member, Jared Huffman, is attempting to ban dredging in the state on a more permanent basis.
The Colorado state Court of Appeals ruled that counties have the authority to ban the use of cyanide in gold mining.
The theory of making the gold wheel work is really very simple—classification. When all the materials introduced into the wheel are classified to the same mesh, the heaviest materials will be extracted...
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