Kobuk-Seward Peninsula Planning Area

Kobuk-Seward Peninsula Planning AreaThe Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has completed a four-year planning process, culminating in a revised Resource Management Plan (RMP) for northwestern Alaska. The plan, known as the Kobuk-Seward Peninsula Record of Decision and Approved RMP, provides management direction for 11.9 million acres of public land that includes the Seward Peninsula, the Nulato Hills, the DeLong Mountains, and the Squirrel and Kobuk river valleys.

This plan provides management direction for BLM public lands as well as those lands selected by the State of Alaska and Native corporations until conveyance occurs. The purpose of the plan is to establish guidance, objectives, policies, and management actions for public lands administered by the Central Yukon and Anchorage Field Offices within the planning area for the next 15 years. 

Read the final Documents

Implementation of the Kobuk-Seward Peninsula RMP


 Implementation of final RMP/EIS

  Record of Decision

 Notification of Final RMP/EIS

  Publication of Proposed RMP/ Final EIS

 Public Comment Period on Draft RMP/EIS 

     Notice of Availability of Draft RMP/EIS

Public Scoping

  Notice of Intent

This planning area is currently in the implementation phase of the Planning process