Alaska Department of Natural Resources

09/13/2023 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/13/2023 19:08

ADL 422182 Olanna Reindeer Grazing SLUP Application near Brevig Misison


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ADL 422182 Olanna Reindeer Grazing SLUP Application near Brevig Misison

ADL 422182
Leonard Olanna

Subject to AS 38.05.850, the Northern Regional Land Office has received an application for the following:

APPLICANT: Leonard Olanna


GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Within the traditional boundaries of the Olanna Range, near the York Mountains, on the Seward Peninsula. See the attached map and boundary description.

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: State, BLM, and National Park Service (NPS) lands within the traditional boundaries of the Olanna Range. See the attached map and boundary description.

REQUESTED ACTIVITY: The Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Division of Mining, Land, and Water (DMLW), Northern Regional Land Office (NRO), has received an application from Leonard Olanna to graze reindeer within the traditional boundaries of the Olanna Range on the Seward Peninsula. According to the Grazing Management Plan submitted by the applicant, they currently have roughly 500 reindeer in a herd which is mixed with caribou. The applicant would like to grow the herd to approximately 1200 head during the term of the permit as well as conduct repairs to a corral located on Native Corp lands within the range boundary.

This activity was previously permitted under the casefile serialized by DMLW as LAS 13895. DMLW is adjudicating the renewal as a Special Land Use Permit with a term of 10 years and has assigned a new casefile- ADL 422182.

Start: December 1, 2023
End: November 30, 2033

DEADLINE FOR COMMENTS: September 28, 2023

The public is invited to comment on this activity. To ensure consideration, written comments must be received by the Division of Mining, Land and Water at 3700 Airport Way, Fairbanks, AK 99709 on or before 5:00 p.m. on the date noted above. Questions concerning this activity or requests to view the full application packet should be directed to Jaclyn Cheek Telephone: (907) 451-2733; Fax: 907-451-2751 or e-mail:[email protected].

After review and adjudication, we may issue an authorization with stipulations for the activity. The activity may be modified during the review and adjudication process.

DNR-DMLW complies with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Individuals with disabilities who may need auxiliary aids, services or special modifications to comment should contact Alaska Relay at 711 or 800-770-8973 for TTY services.

The DMLW reserves the right to waive technical defects in this notice.

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Created 9/13/2023 5:06:34 PM by JMCheek


Department: Natural Resources
Category: Public Notices
Location(s): Interior Region, Nome
Project/Regulation #: ADL 422182
Publish Date: 9/13/2023
Archive Date: 9/29/2023