Treasure Hunters Abound in Greece
July 2000 by Associated PressGreed nearly starved Greece's legendary gold-transforming King Midas to death—but still they haven't learned.
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For the prospector, knowing what oxidized hydrothermal alteration looks like in the field is an important exploration tool.
The fact that mineral deposits can contribute specific types of heavy minerals is why the analysis of the heavy mineral concentrates in the streams of an area can be an important prospecting technique for finding undiscovered mineral deposits.
Sometimes there are good mining claims on the market available to purchase, but there are also folks out there who are willing to take your money under false pretenses. Don’t fool yourself into thinking that these wolves in sheep’s clothing are few and far between.
Another California Assembly member, Jared Huffman, is attempting to ban dredging in the state on a more permanent basis.
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