Split Estate

This document is part of the source library for NRGI's 2017 Resource Governance Index, a comprehensive measure of the quality of natural resource governance in oil, gas and mineral-rich countries. To access the full dataset and all other index resources, visit https://resourcegovernanceindex.org.

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Field Value
Sector Oil and Gas
Country United States
Year 2009
RGI Edition Year 2017
Topic Legislation and regulation
Document Type Web Page
RGI Sub-component Open data
RGI Questions 1.1a: How does the country legally define the ownership of subsoil extractive resources?
Did this document contribute to RGI scoring? Not used for scoring
Are the RGI questions here tagged with law and/or practice
Publisher usa.gov
Author Bureau of Land Management
Source or API link http://www.blm.gov/wo/st/en/prog/energy/oil_and_gas/best_management_practices/split_estate.html
Maintainer Natural Resource Governance Institute
Maintainer Email Natural Resource Governance Institute