Treasures for Sale
March 2000 by Associated PressA Wolfeboro company will sell portions of one of the most talked about treasures in American history.
What many people don’t realize is that the Comstock Lode produced over 8,000,000 ounces of gold…
Most gold guidebooks just give a brief description of the geology of placers and focus more on the equipment and techniques used to recover placer gold or to metal detect for gold. This article hopes to stimulate your interest in a different direction.
There is a unique anticipation that comes with waking in gold country. The long early morning rays bring warmth after a cold night. Restless nights allow thoughts of gold hidden in the ground for too long.
The Forest Service is attempting to close off historic trails and roads throughout the western states, declaring the closures are part of a travel management project. They state their motivation is to control damage caused by off-highway-vehicles.
One of the oldest sayings in the mining exploration world is that if you are going to search for a new mine, one of the best places to look is near an existing, proven property.
...it's very refreshing to hear that some of our youth will learn of the value of mining without all the environmental spin.
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