History of the USFS and BLM

History of the USFS and BLM

For years, miners have been at odds with the Bureau of Land Managment and the United States Forest Service. Their policing of miner’s property ranges from hassling them by bombarding them with requests for NOI or POO, to complete reclamation and closure of their...
Success Stories of Miner Perseverance

Success Stories of Miner Perseverance

For many years, miners have been in constant conflict with the USFS and BLM. The small scale miner is often at the mercy of the government when it comes to their mining rights, making it difficult for them to pursue their prospects. However, there are many instances...
The Fall of Vesuvius

The Fall of Vesuvius

Steven Wright Steven Wright was born and raised in Colorado with roots deeply embedded in the rich history of the west. My family history goes back to my Great Grandfathers who were miners and trappers in the late 1800s in Colorado. As a child my mother and her 3...