Monday, August 1, 2016


"A gold dredge is a placer mining machine that extracts gold from sand, gravel, and dirt using water and mechanical methods leaving a wake of environmental destruction behind. The original gold dredges were large, multi-story machines built in the first half of the 1900s."

"I love Colorado. I love the weather, being at the headwaters, the landscape, even the areas scared by mining. It's all apart of it, the good and the bad. Colorado."

This was contributed by Ginny S from Colorado.