· They discovered the Donlin Creek gold deposit in central Alaska in the late 1980's working for WestGold, a subsidiary of AngloAmerican and DeBeers. The Donlin Creek deposit is currently the largest unexploited gold deposit in the world (37 million ounces proved and probable reserves). The mine is currently in the final stages of permitting.
· Will Deepsea Mining Yield an Underwater Gold Rush? Some environmentalists say the lure of precious minerals threatens ocean life and local cultures.
Alaska Gold Panning Tours Almost every major town or city in Alaska has gold mining as a major part of its history—and in some places, that history is still being written. In Nome, the most famous gold rush town in Alaska, you can still find prospectors working the beaches.
The Book Club of California is pleased to announce the publiion of a monumental reference work titled The Klondike and Alaska Gold Rushes: A Descriptive Bibliography of Books and Pamphlets Covering the Years 1896—1905.. Gary Kurutz, the author of the highly acclaimed The California Gold Rush: A Descriptive Bibliography, published by the Book Club in 1997, has produced this essential ...
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· This collection was created by the Archives to house photographs depicting life in Alaska and Yukon Territory during the Klondike and Alaska Gold Rush. Included are photographs of prospectors, mining scenes, travel to the gold fields and other images that relate to the northern gold rushes.
· "Gold Rush" star Tony Beets has got some prehistoric problems on his hands because his gold mining crew ran into a roadblock that dates all the way back to the Ice Age! In an exclusive clip of ...
· GOLD RUSH ALASKA. University of Wyoming University of Utah Alumni Receive International Mineral Discovery Award . December 17, 2012 — UW alumnus Mark A. Bronston (BS, 1979), alumnus Paul J. Graff (PhD, 1978), and former Wyoming State Geologist and U of U alumnus W. Dan Hausel (BS 1972, MS 1974) recount how they were members of the mineral (gold) exploration .
Anecdotal reports are flowing in to the effect that the 200 placer mining operations in Alaska may expect visits from Mine Safety and Health Administration agents this field season and that operators should "have their checkbooks handy." Rumor has it that the focus on placer mining was spurred, at least in part, by the Discovery Channel's "Gold Rush Alaska" depicting some of the ...
· The Gold Rush series 12 narrator is Shaun Dooley. He is an English actor and voiceover artist, best known for appearing on shows like Cuffs, Broadchurch, and Coronation Street. Most recently, he appears in Netflix hit series The Witcher. And some fans instantly recognised his voice from narrating Edge of Alaska.
· Beginning in the mid19th century, gold was discovered in a succession of strikes along the western coast of the United States in an ascending arc from California to Alaska. The great California Gold Rush of 1849 was followed by many other "rushes" in succeeding decades, culminating in the Klondike Gold Rush of 1897 and the Nome Gold Rush of 1899, both in Alaska.
The largest gold nugget ever found in Alaska is named the Alaska Centennial Nugget. It weighs a whopping troy ounces ( Kilograms, pound), and was found near the town of Ruby, Alaska in Clay was placer mining an area along .
· Gold Rush Alaska . Starting in the 1870s, prospectors trickled into the Yukon in search of gold. By 1896, around 1,500 prospectors panned for gold .
· 'Gold Rush' is a reality TV series that follows a group of determined miners and their familyrun mining companies as they try to mine a fortune in gold in the continents of North America and South America. The show started with the miners in Alaska and then moved over to the Klondike region in Yukon, Canada.
· Anchorage, Alaska. Presented by The Alaska Gold Rush Centennial Task Force. This guide is intended to provide a basic list of Alaska and Yukon genealogical resources for individuals who were in the north during the Klondike and Alaska Gold Rushes ().
· Resolution Minerals (ASX: RML) has launched a maiden drilling program at another prospect, Sunrise, in its large 64North gold project in Alaska. Sunrise is loed just 5km from the Pogo gold mine owned by Northern Star Resources (ASX: NST).. Drilling is now taking place along an access road and is a fourweek program.
For Recession Victims, Gold Mining Pans Out By BRUCE WATSON In early December, the Discovery Channel debuted a new program, Gold Rush: Alaska, which documents the prospecting efforts of Todd Hoffman, an Oregon landingstrip its three weeks on the air, the show's ratings have steadily risen, and it's currently the toprated primetime series in several key demographics.