Latest News for: Alluvial mining


Alrosa to Lift Production Amid Positive Outlook

Diamonds Net 17 Nov 2021
Another factor is the ramp-up of the Udachny underground mine, which will yield about 4.4 million to 4.5 million carats next year ... They will climb slightly to around 9 million to 10 million carats by the end of the year, reflecting higher production at alluvial mines, management predicted in the call.

Why Africa must export only value added products

Ghana Web 11 Nov 2021
The government estimates that on average, the mining industry contributed only 5% of the nation's GDP ... An essential mineral in Ghana is gold which is primarily obtained through underground and alluvial mining ... Alluvial mining is the primary method through which diamonds are extracted in Ghana.

Guskin Gold Appoints Mr. Samuel Andrews, Esq. to Board of Directors

Eagle-Tribune 10 Nov 2021
Andrews has worked both as a private legal practitioner, a corporate law specialist, and a consultant in law, commerce, mining, and investment ... Guskin is focused on gold exploration and alluvial mining in Ghana, the number one gold producer in Africa and the seventh-largest gold producing country in the world.

Northern Cape community mining project helps curb illegal operations

Mining Weekly 04 Nov 2021
... alluvial diamond mine, mining over three-million tonnes of gravel per month and employing over 2 300 people”.

Xtra-Gold reports Kibi resources at 13.89 Mt of 1.40 g/t gold, Ghana

Resource World 01 Nov 2021
... Belt, has been the subject of very limited modern exploration activity targeting lode gold deposits, as virtually all past gold mining activity and exploration efforts have been focused on the extensive alluvial gold occurrences in many river valleys throughout the Kibi area.


Reliefweb 22 Oct 2021
Traffickers recruit and exploit most victims within the country’s borders in domestic servitude, forced begging, sex trafficking, or forced labor in street vending, gold and alluvial diamond mines, and on small-scale rubber plantations ... IDLO continues to work with the different stakeholders on effective usage of the materials developed ... .

BRIAN KANTOR: What would help the poor is well-serviced land with title

Business Day 21 Oct 2021
... Times, “The law is killing SA’s small mines”, September 19. The grave damage was to the alluvial diamond mining industry concentrated in the Northern Cape, which has largely collapsed.

Xtract increases Manica production, reduces costs in second quarter

Mining Weekly 05 Oct 2021
Aim-listed resource, development and mining company Xtract Resources increased its total contractor ...

In Colombia, legal mining proves a win-win for environment, traditional communities

Mongabay 25 Sep 2021
Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) reports that in 2020, 41% of Colombia’s alluvial gold mining — mining from streams or riverbeds — took place in Afro-Colombian territories using heavy machinery ... But mining that doesn’t…This article was originally published on Mongabay .

Environmentalists are trying to save South Africa’s obscure endangered species

Mail Guardian South Africa 24 Sep 2021
A big search is under way for a small, enigmatic creature that burrows in the sand dunes of the West Coast, which was last seen more than 80 years ago ... environmental DNA (eDNA), thermal imaging and a trained sniffer dog ... The De Winton’s habitat is threatened by large-scale alluvial diamond mining operations and encroaching residential development.

Loveland Ready Mix owner addresses concerns over Weld County gravel pit project

The Tribune Greeley 22 Sep 2021
Fancher-English said the gravel reserve site is filled with alluvial deposits placed along the river millions of years ago ... “We have a 65-year-plus history of mining these alluvial deposits along the Thompson River, and we have not ever experienced that our operations displace any of the wildlife,” Fancher-English said.

Bougainville govt looking to cash in on alluvial gold mining industry

RNZ 20 Sep 2021
The Bougainville Government believes it can earn millions of dollars from the gold currently being mined and shipped out illegally ... He said there is a handful of mining operators with licences and those that remain unlicensed risk forfeiting all their gold at the ports.

'The law is killing SA's small mines'

Business Day 19 Sep 2021
... major listed mining companies and small, self-funded entrepreneurial mining operators, who have been squeezed out of business by a crippling compliance burden and bureaucratic indifference to their...

Guskin Gold Corp. (OTCQB:GKIN) Reports Kukuom Property Samples Returning Up to 46.6 Grams Per ...

Eagle-Tribune 15 Sep 2021
Historic tailing samples may be of interest for studies of historic artisanal mine locations, non-modern mining techniques, the gold left behind from the alluvial payload ... Guskin is focused on gold exploration and alluvial mining in Ghana, the number one gold producer in Africa and seventh largest gold producing country in the world.

Galamsey plague: time for communities to fight back boldly!

Graphic 11 Sep 2021
The technological shift, from the use simple tools like pans for alluvial mining to the mounting of Changfangs on river bodies, has occasioned a rate of destruction of flora and fauna which far exceeds the rate of success of past and present anti-illegal mining interventions ... So far, over 2,500 mining equipment has been destroyed.