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Gold mining in Alaska: Home

A guide to Alaska gold panning and placer mining resources.

About this page

Welcome to our page of Alaska gold panning resources. If you have a question that isn't answered here, please contact the Public Information Office at the Alaska Department of Natural Resources.

For questions on the location of public lands allowing gold panning , contact the Alaska Division of the Bureau of Land Management.

Links to these two agencies are below.

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