The St. Louis Gold District
February 2009 by Chris RalphA large number of small streams drain the region and nearly every one of those creeks, streams, gulches and other drainages in the area holds some gold. The streams with water offer opportunities to dredgers, panners and snipers.
• Feeding the addiction...
• Running on empty...
• Boxer may go down with the count
• Don't go near the water...
• Accused drug smuggler can sue the US government
• This won't look good on a resume...
• Nature Conservancy caught with hand in the cookie jar
• California suction dredging
• House shows support for public land use
We have tentatively scheduled a date for next year’s show and we want you to know it’s not going to be on Easter weekend!
It turns out the old Anaconda Co. really did have 10,000 miles of tunnels beneath this mining city. That’s one of the findings by researchers who have produced a new map that charts the thousands of underground mine shafts here, providing a detailed look at some of Butte’s mining history.
• Not so happy birthday
• Even more support for the PLP
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