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Time to Come Home


The need to bring mining back to North America is more urgent than ever.

PLP Update


“In light of the results of the midterm elections our focus will be with the US Senators and their staffers that we have already been working with.”

Gold Indicators—What to Look for in the Goldfields


Some of the items that I’m going to go over are outcroppings, ditches, exploratory trenches and contacts/surface materials. I am going to speak about each of the above items in as much detail as I can, and then towards the end of this article I will tie them together.

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The Rest of the Story—Detecting With Ray Mills


Ray followed up by detecting the same area and I was happy to see that he did not find any good targets in the same line. So far so good.

Gold and Mining Stocks Will Rebound—But When?


There is no question the economy will not always be as good as it is now. There is also no doubt that someday the lack of exploration and the ore in existing mines running out will come home to roost.

Melman on Gold & Silver


If the costs of financing the national debt increase in a manner described in this study, that should, in our opinion, be regarded as a long-term plus for the precious metals.

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Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices


Roads to Nowhere


What today appears to be a “road to nowhere” was once a road to somewhere. At today’s precious metal prices that somewhere can be of great importance to you.

The Bawl Mill


  • Senators want you to help to pay California rent
  • Someone’s got a bone to pick…
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Legislative and Regulatory Update


  • Some mining claim fees increase
  • Oregon miners file appeal
  • US Fish & Wildlife law enforcement policing powers restrained

Ask The Experts - Skim Bar Placers article clarification


Ask The Experts - Is LR2000 working correctly?


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Fall Drywashing—Just the Right Time of Year


I could see lots of quartz, both loose on the hillsides and in the numerous small prospect diggings. There was a small gold rush here more than a century ago.

Gold Prospecting for Better or Worse: Doomed from the Start


The dredge and our gear, with us clinging on to the sides, bounced along until it got hung up on a large boulder in the middle of the river.

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Humble Beginnings


Right away I got a target, and it ended up being gold from a nice little bench. With only an hour left of daylight, I continued heading upstream and found five more tiny pieces of gold with my VLF…

Understanding Large Gold Deposit Types: Discovering New Mines


The other opportunity that I see is in seeking unusual types of deposits. Specifically, the prospector would be searching for the stuff no one (or almost no one) is searching for. These deposits are effectively hiding in plain view.

Treasure Hunters Challenge FBI Over Dig for Civil War Gold


The father-son duo spent years combing this bit of Pennsylvania wilderness with high-end metal detectors, drills and other tools to prospect for a fabled cache of Civil War gold.

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Out of the Ashes—New Access to Gold


As I arrived at my detecting location, I got all my gear and headed up the trail. I had to stop and take in the devastation all around me.

Alluvial Paystreaks


The gravels in contact with the bedrock or false bedrock base are often the richest. The same facts apply to the alluvial paystreaks that are formed on gravel bars; the lowest level of the gold-bearing gravel is normally the richest.

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