May 30, 2017

UPDATED JUNE 14, 2017

REAL ESTATE SERVICES

CONVEYANCE OF DNR-MANAGED LAND FOR PUBLIC USE

Land Transaction Case #20170090:  Crawford County, Grayling Township
T26N, R03W, as particularly described in the case file, Sections 28 and 29, and containing 96.69 acres.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972. 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

GAME AND FISH ORDERS

For all Fish Orders, contact Christian LeSage, 517-284-5822

For Information Only:
FO-200 Statewide Trout, Salmon, Whitefish and Lake Herring Regulations 
Decision-maker:  NRC

For Action:
Wildlife Conservation Order Amendment No. 4 of 2017, Deer Regulations
Decision Maker: NRC

For Information Only:
Wildlife Conservation Order Amendment No. 5 of 2017, Antlerless Deer License Quotas 2016-2019
Decision Maker: NRC

Wildlife Conservation Order Amendment No. 6 of 2017, Deer Management Assistance Permits and Antler Point Restrictions
Decision Maker: NRC

 

MINERALS MANAGEMENT

OIL AND GAS LEASE AUCTION HELD MAY 4, 2017:
A total of 1,849.78 acres of state-owned oil and gas rights were offered for lease.  There were 4
successful bidders out of 6 registered.  A total of 1,529.78 acres bid on are proposed to be
leased within 4 counties.  Of the total acres bid on, 1,239.99 acres are classified as development
and 289.79 acres as nondevelopment.  Net revenue generated at the auction was $54,519.56.
Contact:  Kimberly Venne, 517-284-5912
Decision-maker:  DNR Director

SALE OF MINERALS (MPA 1056):
Conveyance of the minerals to N1/2 SE1/4, Section 6, T23N, R08W, Caldwell Township,
Missaukee County, has been requested by Callahan Supply LLC, of Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Contact:  Karen Maidlow, 517-284-5880
Decision-maker:  Natural Resources Deputy

SALE OF ALLIED RIGHTS (MPA 1057):
Conveyance of the allied rights to Lot 142, Doran’s Assessor’s Plat No. 4, city of Grand Rapids,
Kent County, has been requested by Restoration Row, LLC, of Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Contact:  Karen Maidlow, 517-284-5880
Decision-maker:  Natural Resources Deputy

SALE OF MINERALS AND ALLIED RIGHTS (MPA 1058):
Conveyance of the minerals and allied rights to Lots 148 and 149, Doran’s Assessor’s Plat No. 4,
city of Grand Rapids, Kent County, has been requested by 525 Eastern, L.L.C., of Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Contact:  Karen Maidlow, 517-284-5880
Decision-maker:  Natural Resources Deputy

SALE OF MINERALS AND ALLIED RIGHTS (MPA 1059):
Conveyance of the minerals and allied rights to Part of the W1/2 NW1/4, Section 16,
T46N, R02E, Sugar Island Township, Chippewa County, has been requested by
Boyd Rhodes, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan.
Contact:  Karen Maidlow, 517-284-5880
Decision-maker:  Natural Resources Deputy

 

REAL ESTATE SERVICES

GIFT OF BRIDGE

Land Transaction Case #20120140:  Dickinson County, Breitung Township, Michigan,
T40N, R31W, Section 13; AND, Florence County, Aurora Township, Wisconsin, T39N, R19E,
Section 11; the former C&NW Bridge #767, over the Menominee River, at Milepost 32.4 on the
Powers to Watersmeet main line.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

FOREST RESOURCES LAND EXCHANGES

Land Transaction Case #20130303:
Private Land Offered in Exchange:  360 acres
Iron County, Crystal Falls Township, T46N, R31W, Section 36
Baraga County, Covington Township, T48N, R34W, Section 34
Marquette County, Skandia Township, T46N, R23W, Section 5
Houghton County, Laird Township, T51N, R35W, Sections 11 and 12
State Land Desired in Exchange:  346.20 acres
Iron County, Mansfield Township, T45N, R31W, Sections 2, 10 and 11
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972
 Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

Land Transaction Case #20160157:
Private Land Offered in Exchange:
  40 acres
Cheboygan County, Hebron Township, T38N, R03W, Section 21
State Land Desired in Exchange:  40 acres
Montmorency County, Loud Township, T29N, R03E, Section 15
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

PARKS AND RECREATION LAND EXCHANGE

Land Transaction Case #20160243:
Private Land Offered in Exchange:
  1.36 acres
Cass County, Pokagon Township, T06S, R16W, Section 16
Sate Land Desired in Exchange:  4.65 acres
Cass County, Pokagon Township, T06S, R16W, Section 17
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

SALE OF SURPLUS DNR-MANAGED LAND

Land Transaction Case #20160031:  Washtenaw County, Dexter Township
T01S, R04E, being a part of the SW 1/4, Section 6, containing 471 sq. ft. of land (0.01 acre).
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

Land Transaction Case #20160036:  Washtenaw County, Dexter Township
T01S, R04E, the area between Half Moon Lake and private ownership in the S 1/2, Section 6,
containing 1.96 acres.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972 
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

 

PUBLIC MEETINGS, OPEN HOUSES, EVENTS, ETC.

June 8, 2017
3:00 p.m.
NATURAL RESOURCES COMMISSION MEETING

Michigan Technological University
Memorial Union Building – Ballroom A
4125 Beaumont Road, Lansing, 48910
1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931
The meeting begins with the Committee of the Whole at 3:00 p.m. and continues with Public
Appearances immediately following Committee of the Whole. Public appearances may be
scheduled by calling 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

June 15, 2017
3:00pm
BARAGA FOREST MANAGEMENT UNIT OPEN HOUSE

Baraga Customer Service Center, 427 US-41 North, Baraga, Michigan
Brad Carlson, 906-353-6651, CarlsonB@Michigan.Gov

June 19, 2017
5:30pm
FOREST ROADS INVENTORY PUBLIC MEETING

2980 Cook Road, West Branch, Michigan 48661
Scott Whitcomb, 989-983-4101, whitcombs@michigan.gov

June 20, 2017
5:30pm
FOREST ROADS INVENTORY PUBLIC MEETING

Carl T. Johnson Center, 6087 E M-115, Cadillac, Michigan 49601
Scott Whitcomb, 989-983-4101, whitcombs@michigan.gov

June 20, 2017
3:00pm-7:00pm
GAYLORD FOREST MANAGEMENT UNIT OPEN HOUSE

Gaylord Field Office, 1732 West M-32, Gaylord, MI 49735
Joyce Angel, 989-732-3541, angelj1@michigan.gov

June 21, 2017
5:30pm
FOREST ROADS INVENTORY PUBLIC MEETING

Jay’s Sporting Goods Conference Room, 1151 S. Otsego Avenue, Gaylord, MI 49735
Scott Whitcomb, 989-983-4101, whitcombs@michigan.gov

June 21, 2017
3:00pm-7:00pm
INDIAN RIVER FOREST MANAGEMENT UNIT OPEN HOUSE

Indian River Field Office, 6984 Wilson Road, Indian River, MI
Joyce Angel, 989-732-3541, angelj1@michigan.gov