BLM-Alaska Open File Reports

Links indicate reports that are available online. Click on the link to open the file. Note file sizes in parentheses. 

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1. Upper Colville River Channel Depth Survey. Jack Mellor. Open File Report 1a. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. June 1983. 16 pages. (3.1 MB)
 
2. Archaeological Investigations of the DeLong Mountains, Northwest Alaska. Howard Smith. Open File Report 2. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. June 1983. 26 pages. (32.9 MB)
 
3. Archaeological Reconnaissance in the Central Arctic Management Area. Howard Smith. Open File Report 3. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. June 1983. 19 pages. (466k)
 
 
 
 
 
8. Buckland Reindeer/Caribou Conflict Study Final Report. Layne Adams and Bruce Connery. Open File Report 8. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. June 1983. 60 pages.
 
 
 
11. The 1983 Peregrine Falcon/Raptor Survey. James Silva. Open File Report 11. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. April 1985. 23 pages.
 
12. Status of the Ray Mountain Caribou Herd. Scott Robinson. Open File Report 12. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. June 1985. 11 pages.
 
13. Landsat Enhancement Procedures and Key, Central Yukon Area. Melanie Miller. Open File Report 13. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. June 1985. 10 pages.
 
14. Fire Occurrence in the Central Yukon Planning Area, 1956-1982. Melanie Miller. Open File Report 14. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. November 1985. 40 pages.
 
15. Fire Occurrence in the Northwest Planning Area, 1956-1982. Melanie Miller. Open File Report 15. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. November 1985. 37 pages.
 
16. The 1984 Fire Season, Northwest Planning Area. Melanie Miller and Scott Robinson. Open File Report 16. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. November 1985. 21 pages.
 
17. Wildlife of the Titna, Tozitna and Kateel Watersheds. Scott Robinson. Open File Report 17. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. December 1985. 28 pages.
 
18. Wildlife of the Koyuk Watershed. Scott Robinson. BLM-Alaska Open File Report 18. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. December 1985. 14 pages.
 
19. Beaver Creek National Wild River Cultural Resources Inventory. Susan Will. Open File Report 19. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. June 1986. 48 pages.
 
20. Wildlife of the Squirrel River, Alaska. Scott Robinson. Open File Report 20. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. September 1987. 20 pages.
 
 
22. Historical Fire Data: BLM-Alaska 1959-1985. Russell E. Hanson. Open File Report 22. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. September 1987. 21 pages.
 
 
24. Fisheries Investigations in the Beaver Creek Drainage, 1988. Louis Carufel. Open File Report 24. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. June 1989. 16 pages.
 
 
 
 
28. Three Years of Natural Revegetation on the 1977 Bear Creek Burn in Interior Alaska. Russell Hanson. Open File Report 28. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. March 1992. Reprinted March 1997. 42 pages.
 
 
30. Dall Sheep in the White Mountains. Bruce M. Durtsche, Winston Hobgood, and Jan Burris. Open File Report 30. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. November 1990. 10 pages. (1349kb)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
49. Mining History of the Ruby-Poorman Mining District. Rosalie L'Ecuyer. Open File Report 49. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. November 1993. 41 pages. (9.3 MB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
58. Open File Report is Unassigned.
 
 
60. Mineral Investigations on Baranof and Chichagof Islands. Kenneth Maas, Peter Bittenbender and Jan Still. Open File Report 60. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. October 1996. 112 pages. (10441kb)
 
 
62. Nome River Water Control Structures. Howard Hunt. Open File Report 62. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. April 1997. 37 pages.
 
63. Bureau of Mines Publications on Alaska: A Bibliography. Open File Report 63. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. November 1996. 125 pages. (1.7 MB)
 
64. The Flat Historical Building Survey Report: Flat Alaska. Rolfe G. Buzzell. Open File Report 64. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. April 1997. 187 pages. (41.3 MB)
 
65. Fall Migration of Shorebirds and Waterfowl at Carter Spit, Alaska. Bruce Seppi. Open File Report 65. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. March 1997. 36 pages. (3867kb)
 
66. Flat and Iditarod 1993-1995 Oral History Interviews. Edited by Rolfe G. Buzzell. Open File Report 66. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. April 1997. 292 pages. (12.6 MB)
 
67. Mineral Investigations on Baranof and Chichagof Islands, 1996. Peter Bittenbender and Jan C. Still. Open File Report 67. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. July 1997. 34 pages. (4625kb)
 
 
69. Ray Mountains Caribou: Population Distribution 1994-1997. Randi Jandt. Open File Report 69Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. February 1998. 39 pages. (12290kb)
 
 
 
 
 
74. Mineral Investigations in the Koyukuk Mining District, Northern Alaska, Progress Report. Open File Report 74. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. September 1999. 158 pages. (Results also included as part of Technical Report 38.)
 
 
 
 
 
79. Ketchikan Airborne Geophysical Survey: Geologic and Geographic Data Sets. Open File Report 79. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. July 2000. (Available on CD only. Request copy from Office of Communication 907-271-5555.)
 
 
81. Aerial Photographic Survey of the Unalakleet Drainage. Michael Scott. Open File Report 81. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. August 2000. 23 pages. (8.9 MB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
87. History of Fire in Alaska in the 1980s. Andy Williams.Open File Report 87. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. September 2003. 39 pages. (2306Kb)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
94. Mineral Investigations in the Aniak Mining District, Southwest Alaska, 2003 Field Season. Open File Report 94. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. November 2003. 42 pages.
 
 
 
97. Deterring Bears from Work Areas and Facilities. Tim Craig. Open File Report 97. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. August 2004. 10 pages
 
 
 
 
 
 
103. Geology and Gold Mineralization of the NYAC District, Southwest Alaska. Zachary John Wenz. Open File Report 103. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. November 2005. 156 pp. (7.5 MB)
 
 
105.Fish Streams Along the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System. Fourth Edition. Open File Report 105. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. December 2005. (1.4 mb)
 
 
 
108. Delta National Wild and Scenic River: 2005 Recreation User Survey. Doug Whittaker and Bo Shelby. Open File Report 108. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. June 2006. 
 
109. Hills Brothers Coffee Can Chronology Field Guide. Steve Lanford and Robin Mills. Open File Report 109. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. December 2006. (postcard-sized) 39 pages (2.5 MB)
 
110. Glacial Lake Sockeye Salmon Restoration Project, 2000 to 2005. David Parker. Open File Report 110. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, AK. August 2008.

111. Seward Peninsula Muskox Census, 2005. Kyle Joly. Open File Report 111. Kyle Joly.  Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. May 2007, 7 pages.

 112. Offsetting versus Overlapping Ice Road Routes from Year-to-Year: Impacts to Tundra Vegetation. Fairbanks District Office. Open File Report 112. D. Yokel, D. Huebner, R. Meyers, D. Nigro, J. Ver Hoef. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. June 2007, 22 pages.

114. Dall Sheep Use of Areas of Critical Environmental Concern in the Utility Corridor Management Unit, Alaska. Open File Report 114. Tim Craig and Paul Leonard. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. November 2009, 30 pages. (3.2 MB)

115. Mineral Investigations in the Bristol Bay Mining District Study Area, Southwest Alaska, 2006. Open File Report 115. Kirby W. Bean, Peter E. Bittenbender, Edward C. Gensler, and Liming Wu.  Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska.  March 2007, 37 pages.

117. Peregrine Falcons. Falco Peregrinus in the Central Kuskokwim River Area, Alaska. Anchorage Field Office. Open File Report 117. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. May 2007, 19 pages.  (4.11 mb)

118. Mineral Investigations in the Admiralty Island Mining District, Southeast Alaska. John-Rischel Minerals Information Center. Open File Report 118. Peter E. Bittenbender. Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska. June 2007, 24 pages. (1.25 mb)

119.  Assessment of the Potential for Bison Introduction and Grazing in McCarthys Marsh.  Open File Report 119.  Kyle Joly.  Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska.  August 2008, 8 pages (224k low res)

120.  McCarthys Marsh Caribou Winter Range Transects: Vegetative Changes from 1997 to 2006.  Open File Report 120.  Kyle Joly and Randi R. Jandt.  Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska.  April 2008.  13 pages.  (1.55 mb).

121.  Impacts of Truck Traffic across Unfrozen Tundra near Toolik Lake, Alaska.  Open File Report 121.  Martha K. Raynolds, Tim Craig, and Zachary Meyers.  Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska, April 2010.  30 pages.  (1.44 mb).

122.  Abundance and Run Timing of Adult Salmon in the Tozitna River, Alaska, 2007. Jason Post, Carl Kretsinger, and Bob Karlen.  Open File Report 122.  Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska.  September 2009.  24 pages.  (3.72 mb).

123.  A Geophysical Investigation of Glacial Lake Outburst Potential of Nourse Moraine, Taiya River Watershed, Skagway, Alaska.  Open File Report 123.  Charles Denton, Brent Lewis, and Gary Fisk.  Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska.  September 2009.  16 pages.  (1.01 mb).

 124.  Fish Habitat Management and Monitoring Related to Oil and Gas Exploration in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska:  2008-2009.  Open File Report 124.  Matthew S. Whitman, Shane Walker, and Richard T. Kemnitz.  Bureau of Land Management, Fairbanks, Alaska.  May 2011 (anticipated publishing date) In Progress.

125.  Caribou Use of Narrow Land Corridors around Teshekpuk Lake, Alaska.  Open File Report 125.  Bureau of Land Management, Anchorage, Alaska.  July 2011. 22 pages.

126. Limestone Gulch, White Mountains National Recreation Area: Natural, Cultural, and Biological Karst Reconnaissance, 2002-2005. Appendix 3 CD file. Open File Report 126. Robin O. Mills, Robert Sattler, and Nancy H. Bigelow. Bureau of Land Management, Fairbanks, Alaska.  February 2014. 76 pages


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