July 23, 2014
DNR schedules public hearing about exchange of trust designations for state trust land near Glenwood
Transaction would set stage for 819-acre addition to Klickitat Canyon natural area
OLYMPIA – The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will conduct a public hearing on August 6 to provide information and receive comments on the proposed Klickitat Canyon Inter-Trust Exchange. This exchange of trust designations between parcels of DNR-managed land would make possible a future transfer of about 819 acres into the DNR-managed Klickitat Canyon Natural Resources Conservation Area (NRCA). The acreage added to Klickitat Canyon NRCA would be used for recreation, open space, or wildlife habitat purposes.
Written comments accepted
| Who:||Interested members of the public |
| What:||Klickitat Canyon Trust Land Transfer and Klickitat Canyon Inter-Trust Land Exchange Hearing |
| When:||6:30 p.m., August 6, 2014|
| Where: ||Klickitat PUD, 1313 S. Columbus Ave., Goldendale, WA 98620-9578|
|To obtain public comments relating to this land exchange between DNR trust beneficiaries and this proposed Trust Land Transfer. A summary of hearing comments will be presented to the Board of Natural Resources prior to their decision on this exchange and transfer. |
DNR will also accept written comments about this exchange, which must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., August 22, 2014. Mail written comments to DNR, Klickitat Canyon Inter-Trust Exchange, Attn: Bob Winslow, PO Box 47014, Olympia, WA 98504-7014. For additional information, visit www.dnr.wa.gov
, Leasing and Land Transactions, Proposed Trust Land Exchanges.
More details: Find maps, legal descriptions, and other information about the parcels proposed for the exchange of trust designations and transfer into Klickitat Canyon NRCA at: http://bit.ly/KlickitatCanyonExchange
Exchange property descriptions
Scientific Trust property – The following parcels would change from Scientific Trust to Common School Trust as part of the exchange between trusts: portion of Section 1, T6N, R12EW, W.M. and a portion of Section 6, T6N, R13E, W.M., Klickitat County, Washington.
Common School Trust property – The following parcel would change from Common School Trust to Scientific Trust as part of the exchange between trusts: portion of Section 27, T7N, R12E, W.M., Yakima County, Washington.
Klickitat Canyon Trust Land Transfer property – Portions of the following parcels would transfer into the DNR-managed Klickitat Canyon Natural Resources Conservation Area through a Trust Land Transfer funded by the 2013 Legislature: portion of S.1, T6N, R12E; portion of Section 6, T6N, R13E; Klickitat County, Washington, and a portion of Section 36, T7N, R12E, Yakima County, Washington.
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