Public Notice
Comment Period Extension
Kasilof River Special Use Area
ADL 230992

The Department of Natural Resources, Division of Mining, Land and Water, Southcentral Regional Land Office has initiated the process of designating the lower Kasilof River a Special Use Area. This proposed designation would directly affect approximately 2,665 acres of state owned and managed lands on the lower Kasilof River. The draft Kasilof River Special Use Area decision is now available for an additional 25-day comment period beginning November 16, 2010 and can be viewed at:

The Department has scheduled an additional public meeting in Wasilla, AK during the 25-day comment period extension. The meeting will be Thursday, December 2, 2010 from 6:30-8:30PM at Central Mat-Su Fire Department (101 W Swanson Avenue) in Wasilla.

Comments must be received in writing on or before 5:00 PM December 10, 2010. Comments may be submitted online at the URL address listed above; Mail: address listed above; Email: or; or Fax: 269-8913. Any questions should be directed to Adam Smith at (907) 269-8557 or Raymond Keough at (907) 269-8566.

The State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources, complies with Title II of the American with Disabilities Act of 1990. Individuals with disabilities who may need auxiliary aids, services and/or special modifications to comment should contact Adam Smith via TDD (907) 269-8411.

DNR reserves the right to waive technical defects in this publication.