As required by Public Act 240 of 2018, the following are public notices of proposed purchases, exchanges or sale of DNR-managed public land.
- Case 20180175
Wildlife Land Acquisition
Eaton County, Benton Township
Acquisition of this property will contribute to achieving Department goals by providing additional public recreation opportunities, including outstanding pheasant and small game hunting.
The 444-acre purchase is expected to be completed by January 1, 2020 and will be dedicated as part of the newly created Potterville State Game Area.
- Case 20180156
Notice of Land Purchase
Otsego County, Corwith Township; and
Cheboygan County, Nunda and Wilmot Townships
Acquisition of this property will provide a critical connection between the Pigeon River Country State Forest and extensive state forest land west of I-75. It will add opportunity for forest management, wildlife habitat, and a variety of recreational opportunities.
The 2,103-acre purchase is expected to be completed by December 31, 2019 and will be dedicated as part of the Pigeon River Country Management Unit.
- Case 20180009
Sale of Surplus DNR-Managed Land
Alpena County, Alpena Township
The parcels are not adjacent to other state-owned land and are surrounded by private ownership. The lands will be disposed of as surplus at auction.
The 200-acre sale is expected to be completed by January 31, 2020 and proceeds from the sale will be deposited into the Land Exchange Facilitation Fund (LEFF).