This is your club. Come and be involved!!
Since our Secretary and our Treasurer were out of town, we did not have a quorum for the meeting. There was, however, a door prize drawing. Lester won the nugget.
We had a special guest with a slide show of his mine above Telluride. Thank you Ken Herrick.
Rd stated that the Coin Club is planning another show In April. This will be at the Clarion Motel in Grand Junction. I will post more when we receive more details.
The next meeting will be February 17.
This is a great video on how to process gold concentrates.
Western Colorado Chapter of Gold Prospectors Association of America
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23628 Dave Wood Road
Montrose, CO 81403
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MINER'S CODE OF ETHICS
I will have on site all necessary permits and licenses.
I will not prospect in areas closed to prospecting and mining.
I will respect other prospectors' claims and not work claims without owners' permission.
I will fill in my prospecting holes.
I will appreciate and protect our heritage of natural resources, wildlife, fisheries, and
private property and respect all laws or ordinances governing prospecting and mining.
I will be thoughtful, considerate, and courteous to those around me at all times.
I will only build fires in designated or safe places and in accordane with current federal,
state, and local guideline.
I will be careful with fuels and motor oils and be cognizant of their potential destructive
effect on the environment.
I will not refuel motorized equipment in the stream and will not allow oil form motorized
equipment to drip onto or into the water.
I will remove and properly dispose of trash and debris that I find.
I will not remove stream bank material, destroy natural vegetation or woody debris dams, nor discharge excess silt into the waterways.