The Struggle is Real
January 2023 by Josh Reinke
Over the years, I’ve proved to myself over and over again that I don’t have to wait many weeks after rains before I head out to the goldfields to do some gold digging.
Massive area-wide forest fires left the air near Fairbanks, Alaska looking like a London fog and smelling like the residue of a fireplace late this August as I left the airport on a recent visit to Freegold Ventures Ltd.
How to locate diamonds: This article focuses on the principal host rock for diamond and describes some gemstones (and kimberlitic indicator minerals) typically found with diamond.
In all the years I have been writing this column (approaching 35) and in my writings elsewhere, I have to admit that I never foresaw the kind of immense changes that have been wrought during the past two months…
Q: I would like to know how to use a classifier when I dump my gravel into my sluice box. I would also like to know what sizes classifiers come in. I know that they are in sizes like -3/4. What does the “minus” in the size mean? Thanks for any help you can give me.
Communist China Now Controls Supply of Rare Minerals
Blast From the Past • Lazy Day Gold • Getting Skunked, but Having Fun! • Strike and Dip for the Prospector • I Said it Once & I'll Say it twice, Record Those Indicators! • Better Worse: I'd Rather Be On Top! No More Boo-Boo's - Part 2 • Resource Maven Independent Analysis of the Resource Markets • Over the Divide