Let us help you recover valuable metals. 888-437-1187

Magazine

All Articles

Articles Per Page

Ask The Experts - Can you tell me about this mining district?


The 10-Ton Boulder: Expanding Grout Demolition


Imagine you have located a source of virgin placer ore containing immense gold value. Now imagine that there is a 10-ton monolith of extremely hard gneiss in between you and payday.

How Deep Can That Detector Go?


Knowing how to get the greatest depth performance out of your detector can be a handy thing, but it’s not an easy, simple matter.

Advertisement
Click to see the NEW Fisher Gold Bug PRO!

Simple Mine Surveying With Basic Hand Tools


…there is an easy way to create a reasonably accurate map without any fancy instruments.

PLP Update


Public Lands for the People (PLP) has come up with a guide for miners and prospectors that they believe will alleviate many of the problems faced when operating on public lands managed by the US Forest Service.

Dredging Do's and Don'ts


I’d start the day by crawling out of my dome tent, cooking up some Spam and eggs, and heating water for instant coffee on the Coleman stove.

Advertisement
Proven to catch the finest gold!

Emails Confirm--FBI Was Looking for Gold at Pennsylvania Dig Site


FBI agents were looking for an extremely valuable cache of fabled Civil War-era gold—possibly tons of it—when they excavated a remote woodland site in Pennsylvania three years ago…

Gold Prospecting for Better or Worse: Tuck and Roll


…more difficult terrain must be traversed in the hope of locating small pockets, low depressions or small gullies on needle-covered slopes.

Preparing For The 2021 Mining Season


On my final prospecting day of 2020, I went up to a spot where I had found gold years before and had my best day of  the year—four nuggets for nearly one-quarter-ounce of gold.

Advertisement
The most sensitive gold probe available!

Drywashing for Desert Gold—Part III


If the material drops down out of the hopper too fast, it can overwhelm the riffles and you can blow the gold right out. If it runs too slowly, the riffles can clog up and the process is too slow.

Administration Offers Up Conflicting Goals and Executive Orders


To reach this goal, our federal government would need to designate another 45.7 million acres as protected lands every year.

Melman on Gold & Silver


Well, we are now almost two months into the new Biden Administration (as of our mid-March press deadline) and there most certainly have been some changes in direction from the preceding Trump years.

Advertisement
The BEST Mining Group - and we SELL CLAIMS TOO!

Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices


The Bawl Mill


• Sheriff's Office offered a Valentine's Day "special" for exes
• Applellate judge is bringing down the house

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Additional access restrictions proposed in Arizona
• Oregon senators introduce bill to place state rivers and streams off-limits

Advertisement
Get the pitch correct on your sluice box!

Ask The Experts - Info on Santa Cruz beach placers?


Ask The Experts - Detectors and flour gold


Ask The Experts - Why is the gold in these clays?


Advertisement

Ask The Experts - Can you explain colloidal gold?


Ask The Experts - Where did this kimberlite come from?


Advertisements

Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue