This is your club. Come and be involved!!
We welcomed back several members who have been gone for awhile. There were quite a few in attendance.
Many thanks go to Tammy for volunteering to do the monthly door prize drawing.
We needed to elect a new secretary. Judy was voted in. She has been filling in for the previous secretary. Congratulations!!
It was determined at the last meeting that we would have the drawing for the big door prize this month. Mr. D won and was given the choice between a nugget and a Tom and Perry cleanup kit. He chose the nugget.
Our Miss Sydney is the only one with a birthday in September. Happy Birthday.
This month's outing will be Sunday the 23rd. If you need to know where, contact Calvin, Ilene, Brenden, or Lester.
Congratulations to Dick for winning the monthly nugget.
Western Colorado Chapter of Gold Prospectors Association of America
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63579 Spring Creek Rd #12
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.