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Accommodation Doctrine

Accommodation Doctrine

Definition

Provides that the owner of a mineral estate must have the right to explore, develop, and transport the minerals, but must exercise that right in accordance with the industry’s customary reasonable practices so as not to unnecessarily interfere with the rights of the surface owner.

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