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  • Alaska Miners Association

    Contact the Alaska Miners Association office any time with questions about mining in Alaska and/or membership. ALASKA MINERS ASSOCIATION 121 W. Fireweed Lane, Suite 120 Anchorage, Alaska 99503. Phone (907) 563-9229 Fax (907) 563-9225 Email [email protected]

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  • Gold MIning in Alaska primary source collections

    The Florence Tobin Thornton Family Papers consist of several letters (1899-1900), a diary (1903-04), and other writings of August L. Tobin, who prospected for gold on the upper reaches of Alaska's Koyukuk River from 1898 to 1918; correspondence, assay reports, location notices, and financial records of Laurance C. Thornton's Solo Mining Company

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    GOLD IN ALASKA npshistory

    Alaska, a huge strike was made in September 1898, and in August 1902, an Italian immigrant named Felix Pedro found the gold that uncovered an even larger series of gold fields near Fairbanks, in Alaska's interior. The Nome and Fairbanks fields turned out to be Alaska's largest, but from the 1890s to the 1920s, gold was discovered 4

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  • Alaska Gold Prospecting

    Alaska Gold Prospecting is an Alaska family owned and operated business sharing our passion of gold prospecting and small scale mining with other families and individuals that have always dreamed of living that Ultimate Alaskan Gold Prospecting Adventure. Getting the gold bug or gold fever is nothing you can take a pill for. Tyland and son

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  • Strike Gold At These Alaska Panning Locations Aspen Hotels

    There is gold all over Alaska, and it is far from mined out. Check out these gold panning spots to find your glittering harvest. Fairbanks Visit the El Dorado Gold Mine for a unique panning experience. A two-hour, guided tour takes you through a permafrost tunnel, where Alaska's mining history comes alive. Enjoy a walking tour of the mining

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  • The Alaska gold mine a resource for gold mining, gold

    Links An Alaskan mining FAQ The good folks at Alaska Mining and Diving have put together a list of frequently asked questions.A couple of nice pictures there, too. Chicken, Alaska A town known for recreational gold mining and it's funny name.. Alaska Prospecting Forum Here is a good forum for sharing / collecting prospector knowledge. Be sure to check out there link section.

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  • Alaska Gold lastfrontier

    Gold in Alaska, the Gold Rush, gold mining and sluicing for gold and how people still gold mine even today. HOME. LIFE. NATURE. SITES & EVENTS. PHOTOS. LODGING. LINKS. Alaska DNR Mining Div. Back to FAQ

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  • Gold Panning in Alaska USA Today

    Interior. In interior Alaska, Nome Creek offers a large area set aside for gold panning just off of Steese Highway. The four-mile area offers one of the largest public mining spots in the state.

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  • gold mining companies mining in alaska junior miners

    Mining never took off until around 1870 when gold was found around the area of Juneau. Soon after that discovery gold was found in both the Fairbanks area and of course there was the world famous Nome gold rush. Today Alaska has the second most amount of active mines in the USA, second only to Nevada.

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  • Prospecting for Gold in the United States

    Although the price of gold has increased significantly since 1967 when the fixed price of $35 an ounce was terminated, the increases in the cost of virtually every supply and service item needed in prospecting and mining ventures have kept profit margins at moderate levels, particularly for the small mine operator.

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    Tagiuk Gold A Bering Sea of Possibilities

    Welcome to Taġiuk Gold. Tagiuk Gold is a family owned and operated Alaskan offshore gold mining company. We have the largest offshore gold mining platform in the United States, a 205 foot long by 90 foot wide ice-class deck barge, outfitted with a 75 ton crane and a 20 yard level-cut clamshell.

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  • I'm a Miner ! Dealing with the USFS YouTube

    Dec 08, 2015 · When the USFS comes knockin' at Miah and Derek's claim, Miah lays down the (mining) law. As a miner it's important to understand your rights on your legitimate and valid mining claim. Don't

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  • Mining Home Page, Alaska Department of Fish and Game

    Alaska Department of Fish and Game P.O. Box 115526 1255 W. 8th Street Juneau, AK 99811-5526 Office Locations

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  • The cave-in that closed Alaska's biggest gold mine

    Dec 02, 2017 · A century ago, the Treadwell Mine crushed 26 million tons of rock, producing $70 million worth of gold. Then disaster struck. The cave-in that closed Alaska's biggest gold mine Anchorage Daily News

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  • ProspectingTrader Mining Claims

    Mining Claims Mining Claims for Sale, Lease, or Recreational use on ProspectingTrader! Welcome Guest. Home Browse Ads FAQ. Forum. Search For Advanced Sluice Box, Gold Claim, Metal Detector, Gold Detector, Trommel, Drywasher, Highbanker, Prospecting, Gold Clubs, Prospecting Adventures, Gold Rush, Diggers Mining Claims Mining

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  • Mining Claim Lease or Rental in Alaska Gold Panning

    Apr 14, 2015 · Back in 1980 there was a Gold rush in Alaska and else where, as the price of gold hit over $800 an ounce. I and 3 friends went to Alaska to spend the summer mining for gold. Researching at the BLM in Anchorage it seemed pretty much everything accessible by vehicle was claimed up.

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  • Small Scale Mining Permits Habitat Permits, Alaska

    Alaska Department of Fish and Game P.O. Box 115526 1255 W. 8th Street Juneau, AK 99811-5526 Office Locations

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    Rivers of Gold Placer Mining in Alaska USGS

    Rivers of Gold Placer Mining in Alaska Of all the gold ever mined in the world, approximately 1 to 2% (more than 33 million ounces) has come from Alaska. Seventy-two percent of this Alaskan gold was mined from placer deposits gold accu­ mulations in sands and gravels mostly deposited by streams and rivers. The U.S. Geological

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  • North of 60 Mining News The mining newspaper for Alaska

    STAX graphite goes beyond just batteries Eagle Gold output ramps up at ideal time The silver-lined history of Keno City Fort Knox gold output rises amid COVID COVID-19 protocols limit Pogo gold output Pebble mine could bolster Alaska economy Alaska's economy tipping toward mining

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  • FAQ's Gold Dredge 8

    1803 Old Steese Hwy N. Fairbanks, AK 99712 907-479-6673 866-479-6673

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  • Alaska Mining Hall of Fame Inductees in Alphabetical Order

    He mentored placer mining operations throughout Alaska, and became a respected overland freighter. Emil Usibelli Founder of the Usibelli Coal Mine, Inc., and a civic benefactor in Fairbanks. Helen Van Campen Creative adventurer first came north during the Alaska-Yukon Gold Rush and became well known in journalism, equestrian sports, and mining.

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  • Controversial Alaska gold-copper mine moves step closer to

    The world's biggest undeveloped gold and copper mining project, planned in southwestern Alaska near the largest fishery for sockeye salmon globally, moved a step closer to approval on Wednesday

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  • Yukon Gold Mining Claims Mining Claims

    3. In the 1980 the previous mining group invested 6 to 8 million in drilling and geological surveys of the historical wealth presous metal laden region of Alaska. Th current owner purchase some of mining equipment, all their records and claims which gave them vast knowledge of the area. 4.

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  • mining bore hole button bit in alaska

    Alaska Gold Mining FAQ. · It also had quite a bit of quartz in it. The nugget was on display at Oxford Assaying & Refining for a number of years but has since been sold. ~Steve Herschbach "Is there mining ground left in Alaska"? There is gold all over Alaska, and it is far from mined out.

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  • Gold Prospecting in Alaska My Alaskan Life

    Gold prospecting in Alaska is great when you find gold. Alaska has been home to many of the gold rushes of the 19th and 20th centuries. People came from all over the world to take a chance at making their fortune in the goldfields of Alaska and still do so today.

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  • Programs Recreation Recreation Activities Alaska Gold

    Recreational Gold Panning and RockhoundingThere is still gold in them thar hills! The lure of gold is what brought the miners to Alaska over 100 years ago and is still attracting folks searching for that elusive nugget today. Gold panning and prospecting, if not lucrative can be a fun outdoor entertainment for almost every age.

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  • Properties Classifieds ICMJ Prospecting & Mining Journal

    34 STATE MINING CLAIMS OUT OF NOME, AK. By pioneer mining family. Includes 2 adjacent creeks with mostly shallow ground. Old bucket line dredge on one. Both with mining history from Gold Rush to 1950. For sale or lease to qualified miner. Contact JIM. Ph (907)304-1756 or send email. HMar4. Email the owner of this ad

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  • Chicken, Alaska Chicken Gold Camp

    The Chicken Gold Camp & Outpost, also known as Chicken RV Park and campground, is just south of the Taylor Highway on Airport Road in the center of Chicken, Alaska. It's built on the site of a placer gold camp established in the 1930s by the industrious Fairbanks Exploration Company for prospecting and mining Chicken Creek with the Pedro Dredge

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