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West Coast Kodiak Island Mine, Kodiak Mining District ...

West Coast Kodiak Island Mine, Kodiak Mining District, Kodiak Island Borough, Alaska, USA : Location: This site in the Karluk quadrangle represents an 18-mile stretch of beach which has been sporadically mined for placer gold. The beach extends southward to Cape Alitak in the Trinity ...

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Yakataga (west of Cape Yakataga) (ARDF #BG005) Au, Ti

Most of the post-WW II mining was west of Cape Yakataga on this segment of the beach (Miller, 1971). Indication of production: Yes; small: Production notes: A part of the 15,000 to 16,000 total ounces of gold produced in the Yakataga district was recovered from this area.

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Nome Bluffs – Gold mining the Nome Alaska "Bluffs"

Introduction: The Bluff beach 60 miles east of Nome. Alaska holds historical significance for its legendary richness in gold placer deposits. Proposal: We are seeking to sell short-term Gold Notes to provide operating capital for the upcoming 2020 mining season at

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Nome Offshore Mining – Alaska Division of Mining,

2020-1-1  550 West 7th Ave, Suite 900B Anchorage, AK 99501 (907) 269-8642. Fairbanks Office Mine Permitting 3700 Airport Way Fairbanks, AK 99709 (907) 458-6896. Surface Mining 550 West 7th Ave, Suite 900D Anchorage, Alaska 99501 (907) 269-8503 Coal Regulatory Program 550 West 7th Ave, Suite 920 Anchorage, Alaska 99501 (907) 269-8650

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Nome, Alaska - Mining on the Richest Beach on Earth ...

2016-11-13  Nome is a fascinating little town in western Alaska. It started out as a mining town when gold was discovered in the sands along the beach back in 1898. Nome is still a mining town, with a population that grows to several thousand people in the summer. Mining History of Nome, Alaska

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Alaska's Quiet Gold Rush - True West Magazine

2009-3-1  Alaska’s first true gold rush turned raw camps like Juneau and Douglas into towns. John Treadwell arrived in 1881, purchasing a claim near Douglas for $264. The Treadwell Mine produced $24 million in gold until April 1917 when its roof collapsed and the sea rushed in, driving the mine

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K - L Alaska Mines – Western Mining History

All 879 mines in K L County, Alaska. Kern Cr. Kivalina River Gold Mining Co. Kook Nos. 1-8. Ladue-Chicken Cr. Jct. Latouche Beatson Copper Co. Latouche Consolidated Copper Co. Latouche Island Copper Mining Co. Linda L.

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Nome Offshore Placer deposits (ARDF #NM253) Au

Gold occurs in offshore placer deposits off the coast of Nome, particularly from a point west of the mouth of the Nome River to near Penny River. From about 1960 to 1991, and especially from 1987 to 1990, there has been significant exploration and gold production. From mean lower low tide, the auriferous deposits extend seaward for about 2 miles.

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AK: Juneau beach yields gold to ... - Alaska Public Media

2019-6-14  On this day, we count seven different rafts on the beach with motors, pumps, hoses, ropes, wheeled sluice boxes and plastic tubs. It’s weekend warriors’ gear for recreational gold

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Yakataga (west of Cape Yakataga) (ARDF #BG005) Au, Ti

This beach placer mine area is the first 2 miles of the present Gulf of Alaska beach west of Cape Yakataga. The coordinate location is the approximate midpoint of this beach segment. The location is accurate. It is included in locality 5 of Cobb (1972 [MF 373]; 1979 [OF 79-1246]).

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West Coast Kodiak Island Mine, Kodiak Mining District ...

West Coast Kodiak Island Mine, Kodiak Mining District, Kodiak Island Borough, Alaska, USA : Location: This site in the Karluk quadrangle represents an 18-mile stretch of beach which has been sporadically mined for placer gold. The beach extends southward to Cape Alitak in the Trinity ...

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Alaska's Quiet Gold Rush - True West Magazine

2009-3-1  Other towns sprung up with gold inland from the beach such as Council City, Solomon and Candle, but nothing like Nome, which had 25,000 residents by 1905. The Cape Nome District produced nearly five million ounces of gold, while neighboring Solomon District held a million ounces. Gold mining

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Alaska Gold Panning Tours ALASKA.ORG

2021-7-26  Historic Gold Mining Panning Adventure. 7 Map Website. Season: May 01 to Sep 30 $71 1.5 hrs. Come on this 1 ½‑hour tour out­side Juneau, and you’ll get a big appre­ci­a­tion for prospec­tors who arrived here more than 100 years ago: This water is seri­ous­ly cold.

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Nome, Alaska - Mining on the Richest Beach on Earth ...

2016-11-13  Gold Rush History of Nome, Alaska. Nome is a fascinating little town in western Alaska. It started out as a mining town when gold was discovered in the sands along the beach back in 1898. Nome is still a mining town, with a population that grows to several thousand people in the summer. Mining History of Nome, Alaska

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Seward Peninsula Region Alaska Gold Production –

Data are lacking for 1931-46, so that the total given is a minimum. Cobb (1962) reported small but undisclosed production from scattered lode claims in the district. The Nome district, one of the major producers of Alaska, was active in 1959. The Nome placers are of several varieties—residual, stream, bench, and beach.

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Rivers of Gold Placer Mining in Alaska - USGS

2010-8-7  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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Nome Offshore Placer deposits (ARDF #NM253) Au

Gold occurs in offshore placer deposits off the coast of Nome, particularly from a point west of the mouth of the Nome River to near Penny River. From about 1960 to 1991, and especially from 1987 to 1990, there has been significant exploration and gold production. From mean lower low tide, the auriferous deposits extend seaward for about 2 miles.

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K - L Alaska Mines – Western Mining History

All 879 mines in K L County, Alaska. Kern Cr. Kivalina River Gold Mining Co. Kook Nos. 1-8. Ladue-Chicken Cr. Jct. Latouche Beatson Copper Co. Latouche Consolidated Copper Co. Latouche Island Copper Mining Co. Linda L.

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AK: Juneau beach yields gold to ... - Alaska Public Media

2019-6-14  AK: Juneau beach yields gold to dedicated dredgers. Nathan Brooks sprays seawater into the sand at the beach near Sheep Creek in Juneau on May 15, 2019, while his pitbull King watches. The slurry ...

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Miners Bid Farewell To West Beach - Alaska Public

2015-6-15  Second, he says, Nome Gold plans to make “industrial use” of the area for mining as early as 2017. And third, the beach shelters fall within the city’s flood plane — a point that Nome city ...

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Gold Prospecting in Alaska My Alaskan Life

Public Mining Areas in Alaska – A list of recreational mining areas throughout the state of Alaska. With the exception of the beach at Nome, all areas are along or accessible from the road system. These are well known areas and will allow the visitor to find some gold during their trip to Alaska.

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Gold Panning Alaskan Gold Rush Adventure

AKAU Alaska Gold Resort is all about making your stay easy! We provide Breakfast, Sandwiches, snacks and Dinner too. We serve Breakfast at 6:30 a.m., Lunch 12 p.m. Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Sandwiches or soup is available for lunches. You can take a sandwich with you while you venture about the area or search for gold.

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Gold Prospecting in Alaska The Top Spots for Panning

Gold has been reported throughout Alaska. But as with any gold-bearing state, some regions are richer than others. Below we'll examine the areas of Alaska's most noteworthy gold discoveries. Each area remains a reliable producer of gold to this day. Hope

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Nome placer field Mines, Nome Mining District, Nome

View of the Nome gold mining area, 1905. Nome placer field Mines, Nome District, Nome Borough, Alaska, USA. Latitude Longitude (WGS84): 64° 32' 38'' North , 165° 24' 10'' West. Latitude Longitude (decimal): 64.5438888889, -165.402777778. Location: This extensive placer gold deposit that has been mined intensively since before WWI occupies ...

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Nome Offshore Placer deposits (ARDF #NM253) Au

Gold occurs in offshore placer deposits off the coast of Nome, particularly from a point west of the mouth of the Nome River to near Penny River. From about 1960 to 1991, and especially from 1987 to 1990, there has been significant exploration and gold production. From mean lower low tide, the auriferous deposits extend seaward for about 2 miles.

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Nome Beach Gold, Alaska Gold Panning Pay Dirt

Enjoy lower prices for each gold panning bag in quantities of two or more - plus save on shipping! Alaska gold prospecting / Nome beach panning. Gold Pan - 10 or 14 inch Black Gold Pans. Regular price: $5.95. Sale price: PAYDIRT - Gold Panning Concentrates. Keene Super Gold Pan ( 12 or 14" )

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Anchor Point Gold Mine In Anchor Point, Alaska The

Anchor Point, Alaska. 59.7643°N 151.8628°W. Overview Gold. Location 1 Aliquots. Mine Overview. The Anchor Point Gold Mine is in Anchor Point, Alaska. Historically the site has been part of the Homer Mining District. The Anchor Point Gold Mine was closed at the time of data entry with no known plans to re-open. The ore mined is composed of gold.

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Beach Mining Tips - How to Recover Fine Gold in Sand ...

2018-7-12  In fact, some prospectors specialize in mining gold from beach sands. It is particularly rich at certain beaches in Oregon , Washington , and Alaska . In this article, let’s look at some basic tips an individual can employ in maximising the collection of those tiny gold

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West Mountain Gold - Posts Facebook

The Terra Gold Project consists of 344 State of Alaska unpatented lode mining claims plus an additional 5 unpatented lode mining claims held under lease (subject to a 3-4% NSR royalty to the lesser, dependent upon the gold price) covering approximately 155 km2 in the McGrath Mining District of Western Alaska.

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