Category Archives: Mineral Rights

Mineral Rights

New Colorado Mineral Owner Organization Formed

A new organization has been formed to exclusively represent Colorado Mineral and Royalty Owners called CAMRO, Colorado Alliance of Mineral and Royalty Owners. CAMRO was formed as a result of a long-running displeasure with the policies of the National board … Continue reading

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Land-use hearings can frustrate residents, but officials have multiple factors to consider

Catherine Sweeney – The Tribune – August 6, 2016 Rockpick’s Take: Excellent article on how to present your concerns to commissioners on land use decisions For the past few years, residents such as Maydean Worley have stormed out of Greeley and … Continue reading

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Press Release: Mineral Owners Appreciation Breakfast for Weld County and Surrounding Areas, CO

The National Association of Royalty Owners (NARO), Colorado Chapter, and Extraction Oil & Gas have united to co-sponsor an event for mineral owners and families in Weld County and the surrounding areas. Representatives of Extraction and NARO will speak about … Continue reading

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BLM to auction Niobrara drilling rights on Pawnee National Grassland

Cathy Proctor Reporter – Denver Business Journal – August 14, 2015 BLM to auction more drilling rights on Pawnee National Grassland For sale to the highest bidder: Thousands of acres of federally owned mineral rights in two southern Colorado counties and in … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE: NARO Colorado Fights for Property Rights at Rifle CO Oil and Gas Task Force Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE National Association of Royalty Owners’ Colorado Chapter Fights for Mineral Interest and Royalty Owners at Colorado Oil and Gas Task Force Meeting in Rifle. Board member Roy Savage testifies to the success of cooperation between land owners, … Continue reading

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Colorado’s court rulings against fracking bans drawing national attention

Cathy Proctor – Reporter-Denver Business Journal – October 15, 2014 Colorado is at the forefront of a national conversation on how close oil and gas operations should be to homes, schools and neighborhoods. “People are watching Colorado, across the board, politically and … Continue reading

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Hickenlooper names task force to defuse drilling land-use conflicts

By Mark Jaffe  – The Denver Post – September, 8, 2014 Gov. John Hickenlooper Monday named the 19 members of a task force charged with defusing the sometimes bitter land-use clashes between oil and gas drilling and communities. The task force is … Continue reading

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Big Colorado landowners have traction in negotiating oil, gas siting

By Mark Jaffe – The Denver Post – Aug 24, 2014 It was a clash between suburbanites and an oil and gas company. Why, the homeowners wanted to know, couldn’t the driller’s planned wells be located farther from homes? The answer, offered … Continue reading

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