(OTC: BMIX) has a business model focused on: 1) mining specific areas for gold and diamonds, and 2) generating projects from its portfolio of high-quality mineral rights
for transactions leading to royalties and/or equity positions.
The owners of the subsurface mineral rights
have the legal right to extract the oil and gas even if the extraction involves the use of the surface owner's land (Wilkerson, n.d.; Texas Railroad Comission, n.d.; Goldstein and Thompson 2006, pp.
Target: Mineral rights
in the SCOOP and STACK oil and gas plays of Oklahoma
The drilling company to whom Haney and her neighbors sold their mineral rights
, Range Resources, built wastewater containers uphill from Haney's land, near the drill sites that contaminated the water.
A survey of private mineral rights
in Pennsylvania, for example, found that only 21 percent of lessors reported ever consulting with a lawyer before transacting.
"But now, a lot are getting in touch with me regarding registration by the Crown Estate of mines and mineral rights
on their land.
So in places where there aren't active rigs, per-acre mineral rights
prices aren't as high as in Oklahoma and in Texas, where drilling dominates.
has acquired the mineral rights
to two additional oil fields totalling 260 acres in the Illinois basin, the company said.
In The World Bank's view, the role of the government in a private sector-led mining industry is to define and enact clear (non-discretionary) and consistent policies for the sector, to promote private initiatives and investments, to administer mineral rights
, to gather and provide basic geological information and to ensure that mining development is environmentally sustainable.
Bidders interested in Crawford Farms, mineral rights
to the land and Mr.
In aggregate, the Company's owned mineral rights
total over 100,000 acres.
The OTA and Cruickshank agree that a persistent problem in this field has been the process of leasing mineral rights
. Although it is currently considering a hard-minerals act, Congress has yet to pass legislation that defines how companies can lease rights to mine hard minerals in the EEZ.