Volume is the Key to Success
June 2017 by Alan J. Chenworth
While recovery rates are important, they must necessarily be secondary to the volume of material processed. Running more material at lower recovery rates is generally preferable to increasing the efficiency of the system.
There is a major change coming in the economy of the world and now is the time for prospectors and miners to grab a ticket and get on board.
While the Water Board documented the selenium levels in fish and noted they exceed the levels of mercury, they have yet to acknowledge the numerous scientific studies that show selenium effectively neutralizes the effects of mercury.
How to go about the entire process of prospecting is a big question. The answer comes down to research and preparation.
“I heard him hollering down in the hole as soon as I got there,” he said. “I was just glad to see him alive.”
Every Spanish village seems to hold their pride in one unique area of expertise. Pamplona has its bulls, Barcelona its architecture, and gold panning belongs to Navelgas.
I love to dry wash old nugget patches found by detector operators, and I have found my fair share of gold dry washing those areas. I have also found a few nuggets using a detector on the bedrock exposed by dry washing the patches.
Science has shown, over the past few centuries, that there is a direct correlation between certain plants and their geophysical surroundings.
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