Why Did This Silver Mine Close? Pt II
November 2014 by Bill RichDuring the mid-1800s until about 1920, the settlers of the West tended to be quite optimistic, but in reality they flew with a wing and a prayer.
“JP, is it possible to make a living looking for gold with a metal detector?” I get asked this question a lot...
Federal and state wildlife biologists planted false evidence of a rare cat species in two national forests, officials told The Washington Times.
Excerpts from Northwest Underground Explorations' soon-to-be published "Discovering Washington's Historic Mines, Volume 2—Mines of East Central Washington State."
Robert Joseph Dahlke
(1939 - 2013)
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
• The "no shrimp left behind" act
• Someone has exceeded their credit limit
The Bawl Mill • Gemstones to Die For • The Dredge Report • Guinea Africa: Gold, Ebola, and A Monkey Barbecue • Geobotany: Plants Associated With Mineral Deposits • The Hunt for Remote Canyon Gold • A Golden Summer • California State and US National Panning Championships • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices