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  1. Sluicing, Highbanking and Dredging

    Questions and comments related to sluicing, highbanking and dredging activities.

    829
    posts
  2. Metal Detecting for Gold

    Questions and comments related to metal detecting for gold nuggets. All brands of detectors are included.

    586
    posts
  3. Panning, Sniping and Sampling

    Questions and comments related to panning, sniping and sampling placer deposits.

    232
    posts
  4. Hard Rock Mining

    Questions and comments related to hard rock mining operations and methods.

    413
    posts
  5. Geology and Ore Deposits

    Questions and comments related to geology, minerals and ore deposits, including their formation and exploration.

    424
    posts
  6. Assaying, Testing and Refining

    Questions and comments related to assaying, testing and refining of ores and minerals. Includes identification of rocks and minerals.

    238
    posts
  7. Gold Recovery Methods

    Questions and comments related to recovering gold from ores and placer gravel deposits.

    407
    posts
  8. Larger Scale Placer Mining Operations and Equipment

    Questions and comments related to setting up and operating a commercial placer mining operation, including the equipment used in these operations.

    497
    posts
  9. Gold and Silver: Real Money

    Thoughts and comments related to the value of hard assets like gold and silver, as opposed to fiat money unsupported by any real commodity.

    178
    posts
  10. Mining Company Stocks

    Thoughts and comments related to investment in various small exploration and mining company stocks. Includes news of these company’s activities.

    121
    posts
  11. General Mining Questions

    Questions about mining related topics not covered in the categories above.

    872
    posts
  12. Prospecting Adventures 

    Share your prospecting adventures and experiences, good and bad, successful and not so successful.

    497
    posts
  13. Drywashing

    No water available? This is your place.

    81
    posts