August 1, 2017

UPDATED AUGUST 8, 2017

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will hold public hearings to receive comments on proposed amendments to administrative rules, Pure Michigan Trail, Water Trail, and Trail Town Designation, promulgated under authority of section 72112 of 2014 PA 210, MCL 324.72112.  Information about the proposed rules will be provided and a public hearing will be held at the following dates, times, and locations:

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 6:00 p.m.
Demmer Shooting Sports and Education Center
4830 East Jolly Road
Lansing, Michigan 48910

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 5:30 p.m.
Jay's Sporting Goods
1151 South Otsego Avenue
Gaylord, Michigan 49735

A copy of the proposed rules (ORR 2014-155 NR) is available on the Michigan Office of Regulatory Reinvention’s web site at http://www.michigan.gov/orr and by contacting Regulatory Affairs Officer, Legislative and Legal Affairs Office, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, P.O. Box 30028, Lansing, MI  48909, Telephone: 517-284-6029, FAX: 517-335-4242, or LaphamK1@michigan.gov. 

Notice of public hearing is given in accordance with Section 41 and 42 of Michigan’s Administrative Procedures Act, 1969 PA 306, [MCL 24.241 and 24.242].  These rules will become effective immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State.

All interested persons are invited to attend and present their views.  Statements should be submitted in writing for the hearing record.  For those unable to attend, written statements may also be submitted to: Regulatory Affairs Officer, Legislative and Legal Affairs Office, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, P.O. Box 30028, Lansing, MI 48909, or LaphamK1@michigan.gov.  All statements must be received by 5:00 p.m., on September 5, 2017.  Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations for effective participation in the meeting should call 517-284-6118, or email to MunsonD@michigan.gov, 7 days before the meeting date to request mobility, visual, hearing, or other assistance.

GAME AND FISH ORDERS

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

For Information Only:
FO-201
Special Fishing Regulations, Big Island Lakes Complex, Schoolcraft County. 
Decision-maker:  NRC

FO-224 Regulation on the Take of Reptiles and Amphibians. 
Decision-maker:  NRC.

FO-251 Ice Fishing Shanty Regulations. 
Decision-maker:  NRC.

For Action:
FO-243
State-Licensed Commercial Fishing. 
Decision-maker:  Director.

For Action:
Wildlife Conservation Order Amendment No. 7 of 2017

Michigan; Tobico Marsh Boundaries
Contact:  Sarah Cummins, 517-284-6164
Decision Makers:  DNR Director and NRC

 

REAL ESTATE SERVICES

STATE FOREST LAND EXCHANGES

Land Transaction Case #20080170
Private Land Offered in Exchange:  80 acres
Keweenaw County, Grant Township, T58N, R27W, the NW 1/4 of the SW 1/4, Section 22,
AND T58N, R27W, the NW 1/4 of the NE 1/4, Section 30.
State Land Desired in Exchange:  320 acres
Keweenaw County, Houghton Township, T58N, R31W, the NE 1/4, Section 34,
AND T58N, R31W, the NW 1/4, Section 35.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

Land Transaction Case #20130281:
Private Land Offered in Exchange
:  590 acres
Marquette County, Marquette Township, T49N, R25W, the E 1/2, Section 31 (320 acres)
AND Michigamme Township, T49N, R30W, the NE 1/4 and Government Lots 1,2,3, and 4, Section 31, (270 acres).
State Land Desired in Exchange:  830 acres
Tract B (671 acres - Garfield Township) and Tract C (159 acres - Hendricks Township) described as:  Mackinac County, Garfield Township,
T44N, R9W, SE 1/4 of NE 1/4 (40 acres) and the NE 1/4 of SE 1/4 (40 acres), Section 11; AND, SE 1/4 (163 acres), S 1/2 of NE 1/4 (81 acres),
S 1/2 of NW 1/4 (82 acres), NE 1/4 of NW 1/4 (40 acres), N 1/2 of SW 1/4 (82 acres), SE 1/4 of
SW 1/4 (41 acres), N 1/2 of SW 1/4 of SW 1/4 (20 acres), Section 12; AND, N 1/2 of NE 1/4
(82 acres), Section 13.
Mackinac County, Hendricks Township, T44N, R7W, NE 1/4 of SE 1/4 (40 acres), SW 1/4 of   NE 1/4 (40 acres), E 1/2 of NW 1/4 (79 acres), Section 24:
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

Land Transaction Case #20160211:
Private Land Offered in Exchange
:  40 acres
Montmorency County, Montmorency Township, T32N, R03E, the NW 1/4 of the SW 1/4,
Section 25.
State Land Desired in Exchange:  10 acres
Montmorency County, Montmorency Township, T32N, R03E, the SE 1/4 of the SE 1/4 of the   SW 1/4, Section 25.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

SALE OF SURPLUS DNR-MANAGED LAND

Land Transaction Case #20150207:  Dickinson County, Felch Township
T43N, R29W, the west 66 ft. of the N 1/2 of the NE 1/4 of the SE 1/4, Section 19, (1 acre).
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

CONVEYANCES OF DNR-MANAGED LAND FOR PUBLIC USE

Land Transaction Case #20160176:  Gladwin County, Buckeye Township
T18N, R01W, the west 1/2 of the NE 1/4 lying westerly of the centerline of relocated River Road, Section 30, containing 34.31 acres.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director

Land Transaction Case #20160177:  Gladwin County
Buckeye Township, T18N, R01W, Section 7; AND, Grout Township, T18N, R02W, Section 12, containing 99.49 acres.
Information Contact:  Scott Goeman, 517-284-5972
Decision-Maker:  DNR Director