Drawbacks in Sluice box operating Practices in Papua New Guinea
Organization: The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
Jan 1, 1991
Sluice box operating practices in Papua New Guinea (PNG), and published work on sluice boxes are briefly reviewed. Some recent work on sediment entrainment mechanisms occurring in sluice boxes have also been described. In the light of this information, some drawbacks in the commonly adopted sluice box operating practices in PNG, and ways of overcoming them, are also highlighted.