Trout Thriving In Treated Mine Water
March 2006 by Associated PressWest Virginia University water scientists have found that rainbow trout can survive in previously polluted waters.
Coeur Alaska’s plan to develop the Kensington gold mine and dispose of its tailings in a lake has been approved by the Tongass National Forest.
Higher gold prices have led to a doubling of mining claims in the past year in Oregon and Washington.
Occurrences such as these have proven, time and time again, that gold possesses the attribute of maintaining significant value over time, something that cannot be said of unbacked, fiat paper money where every such issuance has eventually deteriorated throughout history into virtual worthlessness.
...what do you do when someone intentionally or continually takes gold or other precious metals from your claim?
The 250 mile long Colorado Mineral Belt cuts diagonally across central and southwestern Colorado, in the heart of the Rocky Mountains...
Our destination was some old hydraulic workings where the old miners had washed literally mountains of material away to expose gold in ancient river channels.
In the simplest sense, drills can be divided by their mode of action—percussion, rotary or a mixture of the two.
The Bawl Mill • A Word from the Editor • Basic Geology for the Independent Miner—Part III Understanding Plate Tectonics, Volcanism and Mountain Building • The Fortymile Goldfields • The Rocks that Burn—Part II Is Oil Shale the Answer? • Record Interest at Recent Mining Conventions • Common Operations—Small-Scale Mining and Sharing the "Take" • Company Notes • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices