Quiet, but busy, August slips into history
Exploration under way in Alaska for gold, silver, copper, lead, zinc, nickel, platinum and palladium
Last updated 9/12/2004 at Noon
In case you hadn't noticed, one of the busiest but quietest Augusts in the last 10 years just slipped into the pages of history.
Mineral exploration, development and production maintained a low profile in just about every region of the state during August.
Drills continued to turn and samples continued to stream in from programs searching for gold, silver, copper, lead, zinc, nickel, platin...