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fee simple

An inheritable, possessory interest in land which may endure until the death of all lineal and collateral heirs of the first owner and which may be freely conveyed by its owner.
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8m gross acres of royalty interest and mineral fee title lands in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba.
Purpose and Justification: The natural area component of the County Land Conservation Vision is to protect the remaining high quality natural areas by acquiring conservation easement from willing private landowners, assisting other public entities such as the Department of Natural Resources or cities in acquiring fee title or acquiring fee title for County ownership of land outside of the regional park system.
Subsequent to purchasing the mortgage, Savanna was able to negotiate a deed in lieu with the previous owner to obtain fee title to the building.
The Ducktrap Coalition, a private conservation group dedicated to the protection of riparian habitat along the Ducktrap River in Maine, has announced that 80 percent of the streamside habitat is now protected either through fee title or conservation easement.
Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) The Ducktrap Coalition, a private conservation group dedicated to the protection of riparian habitat along the Ducktrap River in Maine, has announced that 80 percent of the streamside habitat is now protected either through fee title or conservation easement.
In such an event, the parcels to which the railroad has fee title are diminished in value and may possess only liquidation value.