Mark Your Calendar! Next Meeting – Thursday, 17 September 2015
Monthly Section Meeting
Thursday, 19 November at 6:00 PM
Sponsor: National Exploration Wells & Pumps
Presenter: Larry Hobbs, Mining Engineer, BLM
Program: BLM Indian Minerals Program in Arizona
The talk will broadly cover topics related to the Indian Trust Doctrine, roles and responsibilities of primary Federal agencies, application of NEPA, and an overview of mining operations on Indian Lands in Arizona.
Presenter Biographical Sketch:
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Radisson Hotel Phoenix North
427 North 44th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
Reservations should be made prior to noon the Monday before the meeting, by replying via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Guests and spouses are always welcome to attend our meetings.
Please make your reservations early. The Radisson Hotel is charging us for meals for those with reservations; therefore, those that make reservations and do not make it to the meeting will be assessed the $30 fee.
Social hour – 6:00 PM
Sponsor Introduction and Dinner – 6:45 PM
Speaker – 7:45 PM
Dinner is $30 for SME members and non-members. Annual Dues are $25. Payable to SME Maricopa Section at the meeting or send your payment to Allan Schappert at 711 S. Sean Dr.
Chandler, AZ 85224.
Please make your reservations early. Please note that the Radisson Hotel is charging us for meals for those with reservations, therefore those that make reservations and do not make it to the meeting will be assessed the $30 fee.
Note: Space is limited to the first 75 registered attendees
Know someone who needs a meeting notice? Ask them to send an email with Maricopa SME in the subject to the email below:
Like to sponsor a meeting? Please contact: Mark Adams 480-994-9455 or Isaac Nelson 602-819-0285.
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2015–2016 Maricopa Section Officers
Program / Chair
Arizona Geological Survey
480 831-0310 x 272
Secretary & Communications
480 831-0310 x 269
Donald M. Burt,Ph.D.
Arizona State University