November 29, 2016

MINERALS MANAGEMENT

OIL AND GAS LEASE AUCTION HELD OCTOBER 18, 2016:
A total of 55,656.27 acres of state-owned oil and gas rights were offered for lease.  There were
9 successful bidders out of 11 registered.  A total of 27,020.13 acres bid on are proposed to be
leased within 6 counties.  Of the total acres bid on, 14,108.32 acres are classified as
development and 12,911.81 acres as nondevelopment.  Net revenue generated at the auction
was $412,709.70.
Contact: Kimberly Venne, 517-284-5912
Decision-maker: DNR Director

SALE OF MINERALS AND ALLIED RIGHTS (MPA 1041):
Conveyance of the minerals and allied rights to subdivision lots in Plan of the Subdivision of
Park Lots 77, 78, 79, & 76, city of Detroit, Wayne County, has been requested by City of Detroit
Downtown Development Authority, of Detroit, Michigan.
Contact: Karen Maidlow, 517-284-5880
Decision-maker: Natural Resources Deputy

SALE OF MINERALS AND ALLIED RIGHTS (MPA 1043):
Conveyance of the minerals and allied rights to subdivision lots in Plat of the Subdivision of Part
of Jones Farm North of Grand River Ave, city of Detroit, Wayne County, has been requested by
Ness-Boris, Inc., of Southfield, Michigan.
Contact: Karen Maidlow, 517-284-5880
Decision-maker: Natural Resources Deputy

 

REAL ESTATE SERVICES

SALE OF SURPLUS DNR-MANAGED LANDS

Land Transaction Case #20160094:  Lake County, Cherry Valley Township
T18N, R12W, four parcels of land situated in the SW 1/4 of the SE 1/4, as more particularly
described in the case file, Section 33, containing 1.78 acres.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972. 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

Land Transaction Case #20160022:  St. Joseph County, Colon Township
T06S, R09W, as more completely described in the case file, Section 24, containing .15 acre.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972. 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

Land Transaction Case #20150149:  St. Clair County, Clay Township
Situated in the St. Clair Flats Survey of 1899, Harsens Island; as more completely described on
he Robert J. Arnold survey dated 4/22/2016, in the case file, containing .03 acre.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972. 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

Land Transaction Case #20150100:  Mackinac County, Bois Blanc Island
T39N, R02W, a parcel of land situated in subdivision Block 33, as more particularly described
in the case file, Section 33, containing .49 acre.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972. 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

STATE FOREST EXCHANGE OF EASEMENTS

Land Transaction Case #20150178
Private Land Offered in Exchange:  .98 acre
Otsego County, Corwith Township
T32N, R01W, Sections 19 and 30
State Land Desired in Exchange:  .86 acre
Otsego County, Corwith Township
T32N, R01W, Section 18
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972. 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

CONVEYANCE OF DNR-MANAGED LAND FOR PUBLIC USE

Land Transaction Case #20160197:  Muskegon County, Blue Lake Township
T12N, R16W, part of the S 1/2 of SW 1/4 of NW 1/4, Section 13, containing 3.69 acres.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972. 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

PARKS AND RECREATION LAND ACQUISITION

Land Transaction Case #20150078:  Oakland County, Holly Township
T05N, R07E, Sections 13 and 24, containing 122.80 acres.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972. 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

Land Transaction Case #20150079:  Oakland County, Holly and Groveland Townships
Holly Township, T05N, R07E, Section 24; ALONG WITH,
Groveland Township, T05N, R08E, Sections 18 and 19, containing 111.20 acres.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972. 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

 

PUBLIC MEETINGS, OPEN HOUSES, EVENTS, ETC.

December 8, 2016
2:00 p.m.
NATURAL RESOURCES COMMISSION MEETING
,
Lansing Center, Rooms 203-205
333 E. Michigan Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933
The meeting begins with the Committee of the Whole at 2:00 p.m. and continues with Public Appearances immediately following Committee of the Whole. Public appearances may be scheduled by callin Cheryl Nelson, Assistant to the NRC,517-284-6237,nelsonc@michigan.gov. Following Public Appearances, the NRC will conduct its Regular Meeting. Written comments may be submitted to: Cheryl Nelson, Natural Resources Commission,P.O. Box 30028, Lansing, MI 48909