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CWC Fisheries, Inc. v. Bunker

Citation: 19 ELR 20111
No. No. S-1995, 755 P.2d 1115/(Alaska, 06/03/1988)

The Alaska Supreme Court holds that a conveyance of tidelands by the state is subject to the public trust doctrine, and will be viewed as a valid conveyance of title subject to continuing public easements for navigation, commerce, and public fishing. The court first rules that the public trust doctrine applies to state tidelands in Alaska....

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