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Treadwell: Let Alaskans decide

...wholesale land transfers from the federal government to the states and also of Sen. Jim Inhofe's bill that would grant mineral rights to states. Q: Is it time to give up on Pebble?A: No. The state of Alaska has a piece of land which we opened...
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BLM transfers mineral rights acreage to Koniag

...Native regional corporation has received title to mineral rights on 146,693 acres on the Alaska Peninsula. Koniag...Bureau of Land Management had approved the transfer of mineral rights promised almost 40 years ago in the Alaska Native...
Regional News
Agency mulls managing private refuge development

...said the federal government does not own subsurface mineral rights in many of the refuges and that those who own the...said the agency's current regulations for private mineral rights are so full of qualifiers and discretion that they're...
Empire Editorial: Arctic issues are Alaska's issues

...should have a lead role in those talks since it's our mineral rights that could be at stake.Russia considers the Lomonosov...shelves as well, and as such they should be granted mineral rights.As for the United State's involvement, it believes...
Proposal would require legislative mine approval

...bill could be challenged as violating the prohibition against local and special legislation.He also said that if mineral rights were acquired and the state then takes those or imposes such strict permitting requirements that a developer is denied...
State needs to learn fiscal responsibility

...statehood, a major portion of our private property mineral rights were negotiated away. We property owners were told that the state would manage our mineral rights for the benefit of all. We would receive a dividend...
State should consider owning gas pipeline

...federal government ceded land and mineral rights to Alaska for the singular purpose...Alaska were to relinquish its mineral rights, the land and minerals could...the federal government. Those mineral rights include, of course, natural...
Senate panel tables Cape Fox land swap till September

...acquire national forest land and mineral rights at the Jualin and Kensington mines...which would lease surface and mineral rights to the land if the company developed...agreement to receive surface and mineral rights at the former Jualin Mine at Berners...
Get permission to pan

...larceny. With the rise of gold prices, such activity is becoming much more common, but legal action to defend the mineral rights will likely follow. The general public needs to know where open, unclaimed land is and respect others' property...
House committee approves proposed land trade in Berners Bay

...the Southeast regional corporation, would get the subsurface rights. The corporations would give other lands and mineral rights to the Tongass National Forest. The exchange would make up for a special restriction in the Alaska Native Claims...


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