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  • Birthday 06/23/1956

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  1. I personally wouldn't count on that tactic, it may work (key word here is "may") if you haven't been stung yet, once you're stung due to the pheromone they release when doing so the rest of the swarm will find you!
  2. What to do???

    Is this in Arizona? If so what the violators are committing is "Criminal Trespass" in the First Degree, IF they have been verbally warned or the proper signage are in place, the law is clear on this, they have to be warned first. Have the violators been warned verbally? OR Are there "No Trespassing" signs posted? Arizona Arizona state laws for trespassing, under AS 13-1502, detail that it is considered trespassing when informed or requested by a land owner, an authorized representative or law enforcement. It is also considered trespassing if “reasonable notice prohibiting entry” has been posted. Definitions of trespassing can be found here in section 13-1501. From my understanding of the law, trespassing on private property is not enforced by the USFS nor Fish and Game, the USFS only has authorty on Federal Forest land, Fish and Game on State Land, this matter should be enforced by the local Sheriff/Police, has the local Sheriff/Police been brought in on this matter? Also the owners of the private property or their agent may have to press charges before the Sheriff/Police will take any action, are the property owners willing to do this(?), if not it's a lost cause IMO!
  3. E pluribus unum

    I see a keelboard for a sailboat , just joking, I do see mountains and much more, very interesting piece!
  4. LDMA vs GPAA

    You're welcome Jennifer, always willing to help a fellow...err...another prospector or prospective prospector!
  5. LDMA vs GPAA

    Jennifer, if memory serves me last I checked into both memberships is that to be a LDMA member you have to be a lifetime GPAA member first and foremost, if not the lifetime GPAA membership is included when becoming a LDMA member which covers this clause, the LDMA has always been a lifetime membership for both GPAA and LMDA, if you already have a lifetime GPAA membership the price for joining the LDMA would be adjusted as such, The only advantage to being a LDMA membership over just the GPAA, is access to LDMA properties which as mentioned also saves one on paying for RV sites. So it all boils down to if you think the additional cost of the membership for the LDMA sites and the money saved on a RV sites adds up to something that works for you as a lifetime membership. Also I think now-a-days they are offering a transferable LDMA membership, at least for a limited time, it doesn't say it has to be transferred to a family member, but it's only transferable one time and there is a annual maintenance fee of $120. If you haven't visited the GPAA's website and went to the LDMA membership page, be sure to check out the F&Q and the cost page, here's a link that may answer some of the questions you have.
  6. Nolan Gold Placer Video - Alaska

    Ever since that video was released numerous years ago it has been my all time favorite gold video!
  7. 150 ounces from one River Crevice

    That was the Massies, George A.K.A..the Buzzard, Tom and Perry Massie, of the GPAA and the LDMA that hit the 800 ounces.
  8. 150 ounces from one River Crevice

    That's an awesome story of an awesome recovery of gold, it has fired my fever up!!! I'm having a hard time figuring the math that was used to come up with 150 ounces, doing the math I come up with 216 ounces not 150, 18 pounds as mention in the article at 12 troy ounces to a troy pound comes to 216 ounces not 150, did I miss something?
  9. Happy Birthday DOC

    Happy Birthday Doc, I hope you had a great day!
  10. That's an awesome little home away from home Doc , I like it and I'm somewhat jealous!! Have you used the little Home Solar System you got a while back(?), it should come in handy for outside lighting when you go out with your new away home, I got one after you posting your's but have yet to get a chance to try it out on a real outing. If you could would you ask Casey a question for me, what is a "Hot water heater"? , I'm confused why in the world would someone need to heat hot water?? Sorry I just had to ribbed Casey for that, while growing up we all call a water heater a "hot water heater" until one day a plumber ask me "Why would you want to heat hot water, it's already hot" so now every chance I get to tell someone the same I take advantage of it,
  11. Nice little trailer Doc !! I know you will be taking it offroad and I noticed the minimum ground clearance it has, if you intend to take it way offroad where you'll be going through big dips/washes, over big rocks and or very uneven ground, etc. you may want to consider a lift kit on the trailer. If you haven't already considered a spare tire for it, do so, it may be a good idea to have 2. I don't go in the desert with my trailer and I always have 2 spares when I go on trips.
  12. Found a jaw bone

    Tom it's too late you can undo what you have done, the word on the streets...ummm I mean the arroyos is that all the Javelinas are looking for you night and day to get there own BLING implanted, I hope you have a good pair of Kevlar gloves and can work fast as they are well known for not being able to keep their mouths opened for a long period of time, they like to snap their jaws rapidly when they are nervous from the old fear of dentists syndrome !!
  13. Found a jaw bone

    Nice! Tom is the nugget tightly impacted in the tooth or is it loose?
  14. Took the baby out today....

    That's awesome, make a habit out of taking her, soon she be finding lots of gold and other treasure all on her own!!
  15. It appears that Minelab has dropped the USA price on the GPZ 7000 to $7999, this has been being talked about over on Steve's forum since a week ago Friday and Steve confirmed that it's true late last night, the Australia price is still the same which has always been $7625 USA dollars.