In PNG all minerals on and below the surface of any land are the property of the State which has the right to allow suitable persons to explore for, mine and sell mineral resources. Nature of Mineral Rights The rights to explore for, mine and sell mineral resources are granted in the form of tenements. Tenements are fixed term over a fixed area and are granted to persons or companies committed
Mineral Titles Information Update development and production of mineral and placer mineral resources. This guide deals with mineral and placer mineral rights only, and must not be taken as relating to other undersurface rights such as oil, natural gas, coal, or sand and gravel or Crown granted or freehold mineral rights. Throughout this guide, the use of the term “mineral” refers to
The USGS Mineral Resources Program provides objective science and unbiased information at local to global scales so that the general public, government agencies, and industry can make informed decisions on minerals issues in land-use planning, national security, and economic policy, because mineral resources are vital to our nation.
Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Act 1990 No. 92 of 1990 Version incorporating amendments as at 14 October 2010 TABLE OF PROVISIONS Section Page PART 1—INTRODUCTION 1 1 Purpose 1 2 Objectives 1 2A Principles of sustainable development 3 3 Commencement 4 4 Definitions 5 5 Act to bind the Crown 19 5AA Application of this Act 19 5AB Application of this Act to Alcoa land
should not be taken for granted. Too often policy makers assume supply, failing to appreciate the role and importance of the industry; provision of mineral resources has to be planned, monitored and managed. It is crucial therefore that the link is made between the need for more and better housing and infrastructure and the raw material supply chain that enables them to be delivered. Quite
While landholders in NSW own the surface land of their properties, most resources that exist below the earth's surface belong to the state of NSW. The production of these resources contributes royalties, economic benefits and energy security for the people of NSW.
How to find out who owns the mineral rights on land that you own, or land you’re looking to buy. You may have struck oil, but do you have the rights to it? In most countries, mineral resources belong to the government; however, in the United States, ownership of underground minerals was originally granted to land
2 Minister of Mineral Resources and Others v Sishen Iron Ore Co (Pty) Ltd and Others  ZASCA 50; to the minerals on their land. The same applied to the minerals found nearby on the land occupied by the Batswana, another indigenous community. In the eyes of colonialists these areas were regarded as “no-man’s land”.6  Having realised that mineral wealth existed in those areas
Planning. Mineral resources are important national assets. Their extraction and use makes an essential contribution to the UK economy. Adequate supplies are necessary for the development of a modern economy and are required for manufacturing, construction, power generation, transportation and
Il y a 2 jours· Breaker Resources NL (ASX: BRB) is pleased to advise that Western Australia's Department of Mines, Industry, Regulation and Safety has granted the Mining Lease for the Lake Roe Gold Project, located 100km east of Kalgoorlie in WA. Breaker Executive Chairman Tom Sanders said the granting of the
This property lies within an area of land designated Mineral Resource Lands by Pierce County. A variety of mineral resource extraction activities occurs in the area that may be inconvenient or cause discomfort to area residents. This may arise from the use of heavy equipment, chemicals, and spraying which may generate dust, smoke, and noise associated with the extraction of mineral resources
The bills reverse a provision in the National Defense Authorization Act of 2015 that granted ownership of a U.S. Forest Service land parcel in Arizona known as Oak Flat which was withdrawn from mining consideration by President Dwight Eisenhower to a mining company called Resolution Copper, which is co-owned by international mining conglomerates Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton. The 2015
25/05/2007· By Tony Nunan, Solicitor. It is a common misconception that the grant of mining tenure, whether it be an Exploration Permit, Mineral Development Licence or Mining Lease, will entitle the holder to access all land within it in order to explore or mine.
Natural resource management is a discipline in the management of natural resources such as land, water, soil, plants, and animals—with a particular focus on how management affects quality of life for present and future generations. Hence, sustainable development is followed according to judicial use of resources to supply both the present generation and future generations.
California Department of Conservation administers a variety of programs vital to California's public safety, environment and economy. The services DOC provides are designed to balance today's needs with tomorrow's obligations by fostering the wise use and conservation of energy, land and mineral resources.
DIVISION OF MINING, LAND, AND WATER DRAFT MINERAL ORDER No. 1178 granted by AS 38.05.185 AS 38.05.275 to the Alaska Department of Natural Resources. In accordance with AS 38.05.185(a), I find that the best interests of the State of Alaska and its residents are served by closure of the land described in this mineral order to entry under mineral location and mining laws of the State
Depending on the type of resource authority you are seeking, you can apply in response to a call for tender or by direct application. Our guides on mineral and coal authorities, petroleum and gas authorities, geothermal authorities, and greenhouse gas storage authorities have details of how to apply.
6 Land subject to a licence under Part 2 . 3 PART 3—AMENDMENTS TO THE MINERAL RESOURCES AMENDMENT (SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT) ACT 2010 . 5 7 Application for a licence 5 8 Application procedure 5 9 Schedule 8 . 5 PART 4—AMENDMENTS TO THE GEOTHERMAL ENERGY RESOURCES ACT 2005 . 7 10 New section 166A inserted 7 166A Surveys and drilling operations . 7
Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Amendment Act 2014 . No. of 2014 . TABLE OF PROVISIONS . Clause Page . 1 Purpose 1 2 Commencement 2 3 Principal Act 2 4 Definitions 2 5 Minister may exempt land from exploration or mining licence 3 6 Mining licences 3 7 Application for a licence 4 8 Grant or refusal of licence 4 9 Grant of licence 5
Protecting Michigan's Land. The DEQ ensures that Michigan's lands are protected by assisting in site remediation and redevelopment, and fostering the best use of Michigan's non-renewable geological resources for their social and economic benefits while protecting the environment, and public health, welfare and safety.
Ranch contains 9,079.5 gross mineral acres total, and Seller (Blackbeard Resources, LLC) has 25% of minerals. Buyer will receive Seller’s mineral interest, which equates to 25% of total, or approximately 2,269.88 net mineral acres. All minerals are currently unleased except
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SMARA also encourages the production, conservation, and protection of the state’s mineral resources. Public Resources Code Section 2207 provides annual reporting requirements for all mines in the state, under which the State Mining and Geology Board is also granted authority and obligations.