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NEW! Areas of Critical Environmental Concern: Report on the Application of the Relevance and Importance Criteria  (see ONLINE OPEN HOUSE section below)

COMMENT PERIOD EXTENDED to May 31, 2015, to allow additional time for review of this and other reports during the ONLINE OPEN HOUSE!


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You are invited to review and comment during the BSWI  Preliminary Alternatives Outreach ONLINE OPEN HOUSE, February 22 - May 31, 2015. You may access reports under the Preliminary Alternatives section below. Additional reports, maps (see Maps page), and other information will be added soon, so please continue to visit this site throughout the ONLINE OPEN HOUSE!


To comment you may use the downloadable comment form below or email your comments to BSWI_RMP_Comment@blm.gov.

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To learn more about ANCSA 17 d-1 withdrawals, please read this 2006 report to Congress
 
NOTE: The 1981, 1983, 1986, 2005 management plans, and Public Scoping Topic posters below are not fully Section 508 compliant. If you need help using the data or information here, please contact the BLM Anchorage Field Office at 907-267-1246 and we will assist you.

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**Preliminary Alternatives Outreach ONLINE OPEN HOUSE**
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Comment Period
BSWI ACEC Information Update 5-21-2015 05/21/2015 BSWI ACEC Information Update 5-21-15.pdf (408 KB) 
BSWI RMP Preliminary Alternatives Outreach Presentation 02/27/2015 BSWI Prelim Alts Presentation 3-2-15.pdf (2468 KB) 
BSWI RMP Preliminary Alternatives Concepts 02/22/2015 BSWI RMP Preliminary Alternatives Concepts.docx (276 KB) 
Areas of Critical Environmental Concern: Report on Application of Relevance and Importance Criteria 04/13/2015 4-13-15_Final_BSWI_ACEC_Report.pdf (5403 KB) 
Lands with Wilderness Characteristics Inventory Report 02/17/2015 BSWI_LWC_Inventory_Report_021515_Final (web res).pdf (4957 KB) 
Wild and Scenic River Eligibility Report 02/17/2015 20150215_BSWI_WSR_ELIGIBILITY_Final (web res).pdf (3211 KB) 
Visual Resource Inventory Report 02/20/2015 2015_02_20_BSWI_VRI_Report_FINAL (web res).pdf (5691 KB) 
Watershed Analysis Framework Process with Maps 02/22/2015 BSWI Watershed Analysis Framework Process-maps.pdf (4386 KB) 
PLO Withdrawal Summary 02/23/2015 BSWI_PLO_withdrawal_Summary.docx (33 KB) 
Preliminary Alternatives Comment Form (downloadable) 02/20/2015 BSWI Prelim Alternatives Outreach Cmt Form.pdf (201 KB) 
 
*2015 Preliminary Alternatives Outreach Community Meeting Summaries
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Comment Period
2015.02.23 McGrath Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.2.23 McGrath Community Meeting Summary.docx (21 KB) 
2015.03.02 Holy Cross Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.02 Holy Cross Community Meeting Summary.docx (27 KB) 
2015.03.04 Kaltag Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.04 Kaltag Community Meeting Summary.docx (30 KB) 
2015.03.05 Grayling Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.05 Grayling Community Meeting Summary.docx (26 KB) 
2015.03.10 Bethel Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.10 Bethel Community Meeting Summary.docx (29 KB) 
2015.03.11 Kalskag Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.11 Kalskag Community Meeting Summary.docx (27 KB) 
2015.03.11 Lower Kalskag Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.11 Lower Kalskag Community Meeting Summary.docx (25 KB) 
2015.03.12 Russian Mission Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.12 Russian Mission Community Meeting Summary.docx (25 KB) 
2015.03.16 Aniak Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.16 Aniak Community Meeting Summary.docx (23 KB) 
2015.03.17 Crooked Creek Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.17 Crooked Creek Community Meeting Summary.docx (29 KB) 
2015.03.18 Chuathbaluk Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.18 Chuathbaluk Community Meeting Summary.docx (33 KB) 
2015.03.19 Anchorage Public Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.19 Anchorage Public Meeting Summary.docx (27 KB) 
2015.03.24 Nulato Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.24 Nulato Community Meeting Summary.docx (30 KB) 
2015.03.26 Unalakleet Community Meeting Summary 04/03/2015 2015.03.26 Unalakleet Community Meeting Summary.docx (36 KB) 
 
Areas of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC) 2014 Comment Period
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Comment Period
News Release: BLM Seeks Nominations for ACEC's 05/01/2014 AK14-23_BLM_Seeks_Bering_Sea-Western_Interior_ACEC_Nominations.pdf (59 KB) 
BLM ACEC Guidance 05/01/2014 ACEC_Guidance_BLM.pdf (51 KB) 
ACEC Proposal Form (Fillable Form) 05/01/2014 ACEC-Proposal_fillable_form_BSWI.pdf (105 KB) 
Special Designations 11/15/2013 BSWI_SpecialDesignations_FINAL.pdf (5912 KB) 
ACEC Dear Reader Letter 05/01/2014 Dear_Reader_Letter_Signed_BSWI.pdf (46 KB) 
Existing ACEC Information 06/03/2014 Special_Designation_11x17.pdf (2458 KB) 
*MAP* of Planning Area with Existing ACEC's 05/01/2014 ACEC_Map_BSWI_11x17.pdf (2458 KB) 
 
Existing BLM Land Management Plans and Studies for BSWI Plan Area
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Comment Period
Southwest Planning Area Unit Resource Analysis, 1981 01/27/2014 Southwest Planning Area Unit Resource Analysis, 1981.pdf (9886 KB) 
Southwest Planning Area Analysis, 1981 01/27/2014 Southwest Planning Area Analysis, 1981.pdf (2325 KB) 
UAF 2011 BSWI Iditarod National Historic Trail Travel Analysis 07/18/2013 Fix_FINAL Report INHT (December 2011).pdf (1608 KB) 
1981 Southwest Management Framework Plan Decisions 07/18/2013 Southwest Management Framework Plan Nov 1981.pdf (9871 KB) 
1983 Unalakleet National Wild River River Management Plan October 12/06/2013 Unalakleet National Wild River River Management Plan October 1983.pdf (8139 KB) 
UAF 2011 BSWI Land Use Study 07/18/2013 Lingle_Fix_ BSWI_final_report_12-28-2011.pdf (7617 KB) 
1986 Central Yukon RMP 07/18/2013 CY_RMP_ROD.pdf (43983 KB) 
1986 Iditarod National Historic Trail Comprehensive Management Plan 11/19/2013 INHT_Comprehensive_Management_Plan.pdf (13592 KB) 
Upper Kuskokwim Resource Management Area, 1988 01/27/2014 Upper Kuskokwim Resource Management Area, 1988.pdf (526 KB) 
2005 Wildfire and Fuels Management for Alaska 11/07/2013 2005 Wildfire and Fuels Management for Alaska.pdf (5724 KB) 
 
Notice of Intent
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Comment Period
Notice of Intent 07/18/2013 2013-07-18_FRN_NOI_BSWI_RMP.pdf (202 KB) 
 
Reports
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Comment Period
Analysis of the Management Situation 02/17/2015 AMS_FinalDraft_v.02.15.2015 (508 ready).pdf (11276 KB) 
Leasable Mineral Potential Report 01/09/2015 2015-01-07_LeasableMineralsReport.pdf (9347 KB) 
Scoping Summary and Report 05/30/2014 Scoping Summary and Report.pdf (4934 KB) 
Locatable and Salable Mineral Potential Report 07/18/2013 Mineral Occurence and Development Potential Report for BSWI Locatable & Salable Minerals (not Leaseables).pdf (34925 KB) 
Preparation Plan Analysis Report 07/18/2013 BSWI_RMP_Preparation_Plan_7-18-2013.pdf (2893 KB) 
 
Scoping 2013-14 Community Meeting Issue Summaries
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Comment Period
Anchorage 12/11/2013 AR_2013_12_4_Anchorage_Scoping_Issues-FINAL.pdf (165 KB) 
Aniak 12/10/2013 AR_2013_11_19_Aniak_Scoping_Issues-FINAL.pdf (141 KB) 
Bethel 12/10/2013 AR_2013_11_20_Bethel_Scoping_Issues-FINAL.pdf (128 KB) 
Chuathbaluk 12/10/2013 AR_2013_11_21_Chuathbaluk_Scoping_Issues-FINAL.pdf (141 KB) 
Crooked Creek 01/07/2014 AR_2013_12_05_Crooked_Creek_Scoping_Issues-FINAL.pdf (128 KB) 
Grayling 12/30/2013 AR_2013_12_17_Grayling_Scoping_Issues-FINAL.pdf (132 KB) 
Holy Cross 12/30/2013 AR_2013_12_18_HolyCross_Scoping_Issues-FINAL.pdf (145 KB) 
Kalskag 11/05/2013 AR_2013_11_12_Kalskag_Scoping_Issues-FINAL.pdf (127 KB) 
McGrath 01/10/2014 AR_2014_01_10_McGrath_Scoping_Issues-FINAL.pdf (128 KB) 
Russian Mission 12/30/2013 AR_2013_12_19_RussianMission_Scoping_Issues-FINAL.pdf (156 KB) 
Unalakleet 12/10/2013 AR_2013_11_22_Unalakleet_Scoping_Issues-FINAL.pdf (156 KB) 
 
Scoping Presentations and Meeting Materials 7/2013 - 1/2014
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Comment Period
Introduction 11/15/2013 BSWI_intro_FINAL.pdf (7308 KB) 
Meeting Guide 11/05/2013 02-BSWI_Scoping_Meeting_Guide-FINAL.pdf (408 KB) 
Public Scoping Meeting Presentation 11/18/2013 BSWI_Scoping_Powerpoint_508_Compliant_FINAL_11_18_13.pdf (1261 KB) 
Anchorage Public Meeting Presentation 12/04/2013 Anchorage Combined BSWI-CY RMP Presentation.pdf (5362 KB) 
Issues to Consider 11/05/2013 03-BSWI_Scoping_Issues_to_Consider-FINAL.pdf (403 KB) 
Planning Criteria to Consider 11/05/2013 04-BSWI_Scoping_Planning_Criteria-508-FINAL.pdf (394 KB) 
Mineral Potential 11/15/2013 BSWI_MineralPotential_FINAL.pdf (7669 KB) 
Subsistence 11/15/2013 BSWI_Subsistence_FINAL.pdf (8327 KB) 
Lands and Realty 11/15/2013 BSWI_LandsReal_FINAL.pdf (6314 KB) 
Social and Economic Considerations 11/05/2013 07-BSWI_Scoping_Social_Economics-508-FINAL.pdf (372 KB) 
Special Designations 11/15/2013 BSWI_SpecialDesignations_FINAL.pdf (5912 KB) 
Desired Future Resource Conditions 11/15/2013 BSWI_DesiredFuture_FINAL.pdf (11573 KB)