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Using Favorable Rock Types to Find More Gold


The more experienced prospectors know these lesser known spots are the types of places where big finds are still made.

PLP Update


In the meantime, I want to highlight some recent court cases won with the assistance of Public Lands for the People…

Gold Prospecting for Better or Worse: Of Mice and Men


He got out his new salt gun and began searching for the source of the intruder. He soon isolated the sound to a point in the rafters above the stove.

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Small-scale and commercial suction gold dredges.

Discovering New Territory


This same concept is true of many of our modern-day rivers, and we have to find out where their gold originated if we can.

Melman on Gold & Silver


One would think that the “science” of economics could lend itself to areas of high agreement between professionals, but that has hardly been the case throughout history—and it is not the case today.

Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices


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Top of the Line Sluices and Production Pans

The Bawl Mill


• USPS reverts to ponies?
• Crime and (no) punishment

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Nevada proposal to cap tax deductions for mining businesses stalls
• NEPA gets a much needed update
• Army Corps to release review of Pebble Mine

Ask The Experts - Where can I obtain chemicals for flotation?


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Ask The Experts - Can I get an update on your efforts in DC?


Ask The Experts - What equipment do I need to enter an old lode mine?


Hard Work Pays Off On Hard Rock


They worked their plan, bit by bit, and sure enough, after the blast, gold was detected… Over two pounds of beautiful crystalline gold was recovered in that stretch!

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Charles P. Watson, Chief Geologist

The Mysterious Telluride Minerals


…let’s dive in and take a closer look at these rich gold and silver-bearing minerals to find out what they are, where they form, and how to identify them.

Detecting: Getting Away From The Heat And Into The Gold


Within a very few minutes, I had my first nice sounding target. It turned out to be a nice earring-size gold piece that was about a half a gram.

PLP Update


Face-to-face meetings in Washington, DC, with Trump administration officials and members of Congress are still on hold due to the coronavirus, but Public Lands for the People is continuing to work on mining-related issues via phone and email.

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The Coolgardie Gold Mining Camp of Southern California


The area was mined intermittently from around 1900 to 1915, but was also mined in the late 1800s, with a total output valued at about $100,000, which is around $9.5 million at the current gold price.

Reminder: Annual Claim Filings Due


Mining claimants who wish to retain their mining claims on Bureau of Land Management and Forest Service lands through the 2021 assessment year must pay a maintenance fee or file a maintenance fee waiver certificate on or before September 1…

Gold Prospecting for Better or Worse: How Curiosity Burst My Platinum Bubble


What are they? They are too hard to be lead, and are not tarnished like silver should be.

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Prospecting for Copper—What to Look for on the Outcrop


For the prospector, knowing what oxidized hydrothermal alteration looks like in the field is an important exploration tool.

Dredging Tips and Tricks: A Measure of Water Pump Efficiency


…as an academic argument, when mated to the appropriate engine, is the pump really moving water at the rate of 400 GPM?

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