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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gold_mining_in_the_United_States

Gold mining in the United States has taken place continually since the discovery of gold at the .... In 1849, people started hearing about the gold and after just a few years San Francisco's population increased to thousands. .... to operate in Utah, stopped mining in 2001, but is still recovering gold from its heap leaching pads.

news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/08/140814-california-drought-gold-rush-water-climate-mining-panning

Aug 15, 2014 ... "Everyone has something they do; mine's gold," said Meyer. ... "looking for gold [ the old-fashioned way] is a popular hobby, and some people ... Even after more than a century of searching, miners "still find stuff every day" in ...

www.discovery.com/tv-shows/gold-fever/top-places-to-pan-for-gold

They call it 'gold fever,' and it has induced dozens of dashed dreams for every ... Some places do "Seed" pans but some of us leave it to chance for the customers to find. ... Even if some places "seed" it is still a fun outing for the family and a chance for ... There are people who find larger flakes and small nuggets however .

www.sandiegouniontribune.com/lifestyle/sdut-gold-prospecting-alive-california-2014apr07-story.html

Apr 7, 2014 ... The California Gold Rush never really ended for hundreds of local enthusiasts ... southland and — with gold prices high and water levels low — more people ... of the chase, to go out and see what I can do better the next time.

www.thepennyhoarder.com/jobs-making-money/side-gigs/7-places-where-you-can-still-pan-for-gold

Aug 13, 2013 ... The Reed Gold Mine is about twenty miles outside of Charlotte, NC. The site ... People have been panning for gold ever since. Much of the ...

ww2.kqed.org/quest/2013/03/07/still-mining-gold-in-the-golden-state

Mar 7, 2013 ... Since California became a state in 1850, it has had a gold industry: sometimes booming, sometimes just thriving and sometimes under its own ...

www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2014/09/the-alaskan-town-where-people-still-pan-for-gold/380854

Sep 29, 2014 ... The Alaskan Town Where People Still Pan for Gold .... The proposed mine, known as Pebble, has been divisive from the start, as its establishment could do irreversible damage to nearby Bristol Bay, one of the world's richest ...

www.goldprospectors.org/Forum/aft/465

There's $ to be made if one is willing to do a lot of hard work, and u r in a ... Even during the gold rushes, most people packed up there bags ...

pubs.usgs.gov/gip/prospect2/prospectgip.html

Nov 30, 2016 ... Most of the gold mining districts in the West were located by pioneers, ... There are still areas where you may prospect, and if a discovery of a ...

www.wired.com/2014/04/sarina-finkelstein-new-forty-niners

Apr 21, 2014 ... Meet the Rugged Prospectors Still Panning for Gold in California .... “Some people are prospecting for gold in order to survive,” says Finkelstein ...