Nome Offshore Mining Information
The Department of Natural Resources, Division of Mining, Land and Water, hereby gives notice that May 31, 2013 will be the deadline for the division to receive offshore suction dredge applications from miners interested in mining in the Nome offshore east and west beach recreational mining areas during calendar year 20…
Nome Offshore Minerals Lease Sale, September 28, 2011 – Alaska Business Monthly – October 2011 – Anchorage, AK
Unlike uplands, miners cannot stake mining claims offshore. Bids were submitted by a range of individuals and companies, from small scale miners to larger, international corporations. Interest in offshore mining for gold at Nome has increased dramatically in recent years, largely driven by the price of gold.
Will offshore oil development in Alaska's Arctic make state rich – Don't count on it. – Alaska Dispatch
September 21, 2012. If Shell strikes it rich off Alaska's Arctic shores, the federal government will earn billions of dollars in royalties. Even as the trans-Alaska pipeline fills up with crude.
The Nome Nugget – Alaska's Oldest Newspaper
Stephen Trimble is a mining representative, Lisa Pekich with ConocoPhilipps represents the oil and gas industry. Some of this change has already started to occur and this summer saw the first ever exploration for oil and gas in the Alaskan offshore waters by Shell.
Listen to Alaska News Nightly online
Alaska News Nightly. Alaska News Nightly – listen online, on demand topics and episodes, location, contact, schedule and broadcast information.
Beach sights in Nome – Lonely Planet
The serious miners rig their sluice and dredging equipment on a small pontoon boat and anchor it 100yd offshore to suck up the more productive sand along. Usually more numerous than swimmers here are gold prospectors, as the beach is open to recreational mining.
2012 Alaska Miners Association Convention – Alaska Journal of Commerce – November Issue 1 2012 – Anchorage, AK
Placer Marine Mining Inc Nome Offshore Project. 2012 Alaska Miners Association Convention. "The Business of Mining" Sheraton Hotel, Anchorage, Nov 5-11. A Geologic Update of the Nyac Mining District. Exploration Update on the Uncle Sam project, Fairbanks Mining District, Interior Alaska.
Alaska’s Digital Archives – Alaska's Digital Archives
Large gold nugget found by Pioneer Mining Company at Discovery claim on Anvil Creek, Nome, Alaska, worth $3276.00 and weighing 182 ounces. Large gold nugget found by Pioneer Mining Company near the Discovery claim at Anvil Creek, Nome, Alaska, worth $3276.00 and weighing 182 ounces.
UW Libraries Digital Collections – CONTENTdm Collection – Search Results
Gold mining operation with dredge and tents on the beach, Nome, Alaska, ca 1900. Gold mining operation on the beach, Nome, Alaska, ca 1900. Passengers departing in a small boat from the Nome beach for a steamer waiting offshore, Alaska, ca. Four men using rocker to mine for gold on Nome beach, Alaska, ca 1900.
Alaska Gold – The Gold Rush and goldpanning
The AJ Mine in Juneau and the historic Independence Mine east of Anchorage are underground gold mines. Independence Mine was a working underground gold mine in the Talkeetna Mountains near Wasilla and Palmer until war intervened and gold prices fell in the early 1940s.