Wyoming Tops in Royalties
March 2000 by Associated PressWyoming received the largest amount of revenues associated with mineral leases on federal lands within its borders last year.
A week later, a small team of us hit it again, and this time the gold really showed up.
I have found gold more than 200 feet above the river. It was not unusual for nuggets of an ounce or more to be found in these deposits, but fine gold and flakes are much more common.
Q: I have a gold claim that the BLM just closed. Should I get compensation for the value of the claim?
Operators of the Montana Tunnels mine about 25 miles south of Helena have final approval to expand it.
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• A whopper of an error
Whatever sense of security and peace the Western World had managed to restore was shattered on July 7, when four bombs were detonated on three trains and a double-decker bus in London, England, killing an estimated 70 people and injuring another 700.
I get a number of questions from people about testing and treating hard rock ores. The simplest way, but also an expensive one, is to just have an assay test done by an independent assay firm. As an alternative...
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