Major Decision in Suction Dredge Ban

See original post at Public Lands for the People MEMORANDUM To: Jerry Hobbs, Public Lands for the People From: James L. Buchal Date: September 24, 2014 Re: Court of Appeals decision in People v. Rinehart Yesterday the California Court of Appeal, Third Appellate District, issued a unanimous opinion generally affirming our theory of federal preemption Read more about Major Decision in Suction Dredge Ban[…]

SRGD Nugget News September 2014

                            SRGD NUGGET NEWS FOR SEPTEMBER 2014   Can you believe it? I’m finally getting a newsletter out again. I had problem after problem with my computer after I moved to Sebastopol over a year ago; I finally just bought a new computer and thought my problems were solved. Then I realized that I didn’t Read more about SRGD Nugget News September 2014[…]

Roaring Camp Outing: July 13, 2014

  Roaring Camp 3rd Annual SRGD Club Outing Organized by Randy Richie!   When:    Sunday July 13th, 2014 Directions Vets Hall to Roaring Camp Time:      9:45a Arrive in Pine Grove Price:      $36.00 per person Who:      Roaring Camp is fun for all ages! Everyone is welcome. What to Bring:     Bring your prospecting equipment! Buckets, shovels, Read more about Roaring Camp Outing: July 13, 2014[…]

The EPA Used Excessive Force on Alaska Prospectors

Gold Prospectors Get the Short End of the Stick from EPA Last year’s Environmental Protection Agency raid on the gold prospector town of Chicken, Alaska, constituted a clear case of overkill by federal authorities seeking violations of environmental regulations, according to an official review of the controversial incident released Thursday. The review also concluded that Read more about The EPA Used Excessive Force on Alaska Prospectors[…]

Is Facebook Worth Its Weight in Gold?

California’s $80 million OCM Gold Fund produced the chart for a presentation at a Denver Gold Group industry forum last week in New York, entitled “Gold Equity Investing for Value Seekers and Contrarians.” The presentation, which pitched unpopular gold mining equities, comes amid recent calls by some investors that gold miners’ shares represent an attractive bargain, especially if gold reverses its Read more about Is Facebook Worth Its Weight in Gold?[…]