Nome Dredgers Resource Guide updated May 2015 now available at Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development PDF Nome Offshore Operator Supplement PDF Tideland Mining Claim Owners Update on Offshore Activities in the Nome Region PDF.
In 2011, the State of Alaska held a lease auction for 86 lease tracts successfully leasing a total of about 23,000 acres for Offshore Nome Mining. This lease sale was in response to an increase in public interest in Offshore Mining at the time, and the States Final Decision that it was in the best interest for the people to offer the proposed area to competitive bidding.
Since then, 11 established lease tracts have become available, which we will offer for another lease sale in 2020. The lease tracts for the 2020 Nome Offshore Lease Sale will total about 1,060 acres and range in size of 34 acres to 375 acres.
Nome 2020 Offshore Lease Sale Project Coordinator Aleria Knudson.
Dredging in Alaska. DNR provides additional information for those who are interested in gold dredging specifically in the area offshore of Nome. DNR has three Public Information Centers PIC where information may be sought in person or over the phone. The PICs are in Juneau, Fairbanks, and Anchorage. General information in this.
550 West 7th Avenue, Suite 900B Anchorage, AK 99501 907 269-8642.
Nome Offshore Mining Information Alaska Department of Natural The DNR has received numerous inquiries about how to obtain a gold claim offshore of Nome , Alaska . These inquires are from viewers of the Discovery.
Andrew has twelve years of gold mining experience offshore Alaska with a variety of methods. Starting with a diver controlled 8 suction dredge in 2006. Early success lead to the addition of a second unit in 2008. After 6 years of operating and managing 6-inch, 8-inch, and 10-inch dredges, Andrew was recruited to become an operating partner.
The official website of Nome, Alaska. Information about gold dredging and mining within the City of Nome.
Nome Mining homepage and Notice to the Public Interested in Mining Offshore of Nome, Alaska Permit MLUP however, they do require a General Permit from the Department of Environmental Conservation. Nome Dredgers Resource Guide 2015 Dredging Activities in Nome, Alaska 5 .
Wojcik, J.R., 1974, Summary of the Nome project ASARCO technical report, 85 p. Deposit. Rusanowski, P.C., 1989, Nome offshore placer project - Issues and answers - A three year perspective , in Placer mining in todays world Proceedings of the 11st annnual conference on placer mining, Fairbanks, Alaska, March 29-April 2, 1989, p. 4-10. Deposit.
In worldwide quest to mine marine aurum placers, AngloGold-De Beers partnership offers US7M for offshore leases in state auction.
Selling 720 acres 18 claims 40-acre claims of state of Alaska placer mining claims. Along the east bank of the Susitna River, the claims are located on Valdez Creek. Creek is a historic gold bearing location and a leading producer. All the claims are state of Alaska claims, they are not patented.
Over 81,000 troy ounces 5,600 lb 2,500 kg of placer gold came from the Porcupine district near Haines. Porcupine Creek, about 20 miles 32 km north of Haines, is the site of an 1898 gold discovery the creek has been intermittently placer mined ever since. Outside of the Porcupine basin only a few other creeks Glacier, Nugget and Cottonwood produced significant gold. The area around Reid Inlet, in modern Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, hosted several hard rock gold prospects, including the LeRoy.
Jul 29, 2016018332I have over two thousand acres of mining claims in Alaska 60 miles south of Tok, Alaska along Porcupine Creek and only 5 miles off the main highway. Access is by a good right of way trail. For sale at less than 40k per 160 acre claim 400,000.00 for 12-160 acre claims --.
Gold Mining Claims in Alaska Fortymile Country Gold was first discovered in the Fortymile in 1886, 10 years before the discovery of gold on the Klondike. With well over 100 years of gold mining, this is true gold country and many active operations are still producing gold today.
The Alaska Mining Claims Mapper is a custom view of land-records data related to mining that is provided by the Alaska Mapper application Alaska Mapper is a web-based geographic information system GIS that allows you to locate Alaska land-records information by navigating an interactive map of the state. The land-records data provided by the system comes from the Department of Natural.
More than 50 vessels of varying sizes are currently participating in the Nome offshore gold mining, there is a robust local fishing industry, and the port serves as an important transshipment.
An ownership map of the Nome offshore mining leases. Tagiuk Golds Principal, Andrew Lee, has an ownership stake in 19,321 acres of near-shore mining leases, shown in green and yellow.
An offshore lease sale held in late September by Alaska Department of Natural Resources did not draw the typical crowd of explorers seeking oil and gas in state waters. Instead, local residents and global mining giants vied for the opportunity to explore for the legendary sunken gold that may lie beyond the aurum-rich beaches of Nome.
Alaska Gold Mining Claims for 200 an acre Gold Prospectors. Jul 29, 2016183 I have over two thousand acres of mining claims in Alaska 60 miles south of Tok, Alaska along Porcupine Creek and only 5 miles off the main highway. Access is by a good right of way trail. For sale at less than 40k per 160 acre claim 400,000.00 for 12-160 acre claims --.
Officially named the Bob Blodgett Nome-Teller Memorial Highway, this road is generally referred to as the Teller Highway. Though gravel, the road is well-maintained and runs 72 miles northwest from Nome to the Inupiat village of Teller, located at the base of the sand spit that divides Port Clarence from Grantley Harbor.
Traversing rolling upland tundra meadows with many creek and river crossings, the road skirts the western flank of the rugged, glacier-carved Kigluaik Mountains. In good weather this road offers stunning views of these mountains, also called the Kigs or Sawtooths. The Bering Sea is to the west of the highway route. On particularly clear days you can see King Island, 40 miles offshore.
The road leads through some of the countrys earliest gold mining areas and ends at the only Native village on the summer road system. Gas service in Teller is unreliable so be sure to leave Nome with a full tank. There are several village stores where you may purchase a few food items and local crafts.
Nome Offshore Mining Information Alaska Department of. May 31, 2019 Gold claims cannot be acquired offshore of Nome, only leases in specific areas are ever issued. Because of the mild interest in gold at Nome the past number of years, the DNR created an offshore public mining area 320 acres in size in 1998 east of Nome. Live Chat.
The Bluff Gold Mine is in Nome, Alaska. Historically the site has been part of the Council Mining District. The ore mined is composed of cinnabar and gold. The mineralization at this location is from the Quaternary period 2.58 million years ago to present.
Oct 09, 2019nbsp018332The departments loss of personnel in the past year alone continues to be a challenge on the backlog of cases. The news of Estes resignation follows a six hour- long City Council special session on Monday, which involved Chief Estes giving updates on the Nome Police department.
MODEL NAME x3D PLACER GOLD-PGE COX AND SINGER, 1986 MODEL 39A.
EQUIPMENT FOR DRAGLINE OPERATIONS WERE ERECTED ONSHORE BUT THE WORKINGS WERE ON THE SEAFLOOR OFFSHORE. THE MODERN BEACH WAS MINED AT THE TURN OF THE CENTURY PRIMARILY BY HAND METHODS. DIGGINGS ASSOCIATED WITH THE BEACH MINING WERE ONLY LOCALLY PRESERVED IN 1966 MULLIGAN, 1971.
Address: Zhengzhou High-tech Industrial Development Zone, China