Reasonably incident

Reasonably incident means the statutory standard prospecting, mining, or processing operations and uses reasonably incident thereto (30 U.S.C. 612). It is a shortened version of the statutory standard. It includes those actions or expenditures of labor and resources by a person of ordinary prudence to prospect, explore, define, develop, mine, or beneficiate a valuable mineral deposit, using methods, structures, and equipment appropriate to the geological terrain, mineral deposit, and stage of development and reasonably related activities.


43 CFR § 3715.0-5

Scoping language

As used in this subpart the term:

Is this correct? or