ADL 105303: Aquatic Farmsite Lease, Byron Spence dba Canoe Lagoon Oysters, Blashke Island Near Coffman Cove, Alaska

State of Alaska
Department of Natural Resources
Division of Mining, Land & Water
Southcentral Regional Land Office
550 W. 7th Ave., Suite 900C
Anchorage, AK 99501-3577

ADL 105303
Public and Agency Notice: Aquatic Farmsite Lease
Pursuant to AS 38.05.945
(USGS Quad Map Petersburg A-3)

Subject to AS 38.05.083, the Southcentral Regional Land Office (SCRO) has made a Preliminary Decision (PD) to offer a 10-year lease to Byron Spence dba Canoe Lagoon Oysters for a 5.52-acre, more or less, site for the operation of an aquatic farmsite for the purpose of the continuing culture and harvest of Pacific oysters. The location of the project area is further described as being within Section 28, Township 66 South, Range 81 East, Copper River Meridian, on the south side of Blashke Island approximately seven nautical miles north of the town of Coffman Cove, Alaska.

The public is invited to review and comment on this Decision. A copy of the Decision can be found at or is available in hardcopy upon request. Questions concerning how to comment should be directed to Brent Reynolds at (907) 269-8567, by e-mail at or by fax to (907) 269-8913. All comments must be received in writing at the above listed mailing address or e-mail on or before 5:00 PM on February 24, 2020. To be eligible to appeal DNR’s Final Decision, under AS 38.05.035(i)-(m), a person must have submitted written comments during this comment period.

The State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources, complies with Title II of the American with Disabilities Act of 1990. Individuals with audio impairments that have questions concerning this PD may call Relay Alaska at 711 or 1-800-770-8973 for assistance at no cost.

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

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Department: Natural Resources
Category: Public Notices
Location(s): Juneau, Southeast Region, Wrangell
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Publish Date: 1/23/2020
Archive Date: 3/1/2020