In the late fall of 2014, the author published a new book published by CreateSpace an Amazon company, describes dozens of colored gemstone, diamond, gold and other minerals and rocks.…

NEW GEMSTONE DISCOVERIES

Released in October, 2014, a 368-page book with color photos tells what raw gemstones look like, how to find gemstones in the hills, and where to visit gemstone, gold, and…

GOLD & OTHER PRECIOUS METALS

Little was known about gold in Wyoming, thus I set out to map, evaluate & find more. I discovered gold everywhere I looked. I was amazed at how much had…

OTHER GEMS

During 30 years at the WGS, I found hundreds of deposits. How did I do this? I used geology as a guide; I looked at things differently and was motivated…

GEMSTONES & GEOLOGY

A good understanding of geology, persistence & some luck can lead to incredible treasures. In 1977, I started work as a research geologist at the Wyoming Geological Survey in Laramie.…