News / Happenings - Year: 2023

  • Conference on Constitutional Rights

    Northwest Landowners Association is providing an opportunity for members and the general public to learn more about landowner issues related to our constitutional rights. Great lineup of nationally recognized speakers with a wide range of topics!   Tara Righetti – Professor of Law University of Wyoming School of Energy Resources – Carbon sequestration; regulations and… Read more »

  • Annual Meeting 2023

    Stanley, ND — Northwest Landowners Association will host its Annual Meeting on Wednesday, December 6th, as an opportunity for its members and the general public to learn more about landowner issues. The Annual Meeting will be held at the Mountrail County South Complex in Stanley from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The Annual Meeting will… Read more »

  • NWLA Files an Amicus Curiae (“Friend of the Court”) Brief

    NWLA filed an amicus curiae (“friend of the court”) brief to support landowners who are defending their land from Summit Carbon Solutions and an unconstitutional taking of private property. As we said to the Supreme Court of North Dakota in our brief: “Property rights are necessary to preserve freedom, for property ownership empowers persons to… Read more »

  • Summit Geologic Storage Permit Draft Applications!

    Click the link below to access and download the draft applications submitted by Summit for its geologic sequestration permits. These materials were obtained from the North Dakota Industrial Commission through an open records request and are being hosted and provided here to the interested public free of charge. Summit Geologic Storage Permit Draft Applications *… Read more »

  • Northwest Landowners Association leads the charge for landowners

    On May 31, 2023

    Bismarck, ND — Northwest Landowners Association has filed another lawsuit against the state of North Dakota, asking a court to strike down certain laws as unconstitutional takings of private property rights. Northwest Landowners Association has been engaged in a fight to protect the pore space of private landowners in North Dakota since Senate Bill 2344… Read more »

  • Membership Renewal

    membership Renewal NWLA members, now more than ever, we must continue addressing a number of issues regarding responsible development of North Dakota resources; such as eminent domain, wind, water, remediation regulations, and the pore space issue facing every citizen of North Dakota. As NWLA has already begun working steadily at the 2023 legislative session we… Read more »