U.S. Transfers Rights To Submerged Lands In Northern Islands To CNMI
Mineral rights, management of Farallon De Pajaros, Maug, Asuncion assumed by Marianas government
SAIPAN, CNMI (Marianas Variety, Sept. 23, 2016) – Governor Ralph Torres on Thursday signed a memorandum of agreement with the U.S. Departments of Commerce and the Interior for the transfer to the CNMI of submerged lands and associated minerals surrounding Farallon De Pajaros, Maug and Asuncion.