Many people outside of New York City still want to plan a NYE party that reflects the excitement of the city.
This discovery was followed in 1904 by that of the Bullfrog District, in Nye county, 60 m.
In 1905 gold was discovered in Nye county, 29 m.
In the central, north-eastern and north-western sections, embracing the counties of Nye, Elko and Humboldt, the average annual rainfall varies from 7 to 8 in.; in the west-central section, at the foot of the Sierra, the average is about 10 in.
In May 1900, however, very rich deposits of gold and silver were discovered in Nye county, near the summit of the San Antonio Mountains, and a new era began in Nevada's mining industry.