Work Begins At Rock Creek Mine
July 2008 by Associated PressWork has begun on several buildings at the site of a proposed copper and silver mine that if approved would tunnel beneath Montana’s Cabinet Mountains Wilderness.
The North American continent harbors a vast mountain fastness that few Anglo-Americans have seen—an awesome land cut by perpendicular canyons and towering peaks, a forbidding wilderness virtually unchanged...
• Cap and trade
• Roadless rule
• WDFW backs down thanks to miners
• California dredge permits
• BLM faces lawsuit over access in Washington State
Every year there are large nuggets found by the diligent, and occasionally by the lucky newbie.
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Q: I would like to know where I can find information on the Abby mine located at Hildreth, CA.
• No experience needed
• A false sense of security
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