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Find out the nitty gritty of all things gold.

In this section you can look up about how to pan for alluvial gold, and the way gold is extracted from within the ground., looking at gold extraction methods and reef and hard rock mining.

Alluvial Gold is gold that has been released from the quartz rock by the various processes of weathering.

If the gold is still caught in the rock seam, the rocks have to be excavated transported and crushed.

The released gold then has to be gathered together, often by the process of tinning.