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Alaska Department of Natural Resources
Division of Mining, Land and Water

Area Plans
Susitna Matanuska Area Plan

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Area Plan Downloads

(Adopted August 2011)

The first link below is for the entire document, which is quite large and may take considerable time to download on certain internet connections. The other links will take you to specific sections or pages for faster downloads.

Complete Plan PDF

Preface PDF

Includes: Cover / Title Page / Signature Page / Background and Acknowledgements / Table of Contents

Introduction PDF

Includes:pdf/ Introduction and Background / Summary of Purpose of the Plan / Description of the Planning Area / Uplands and Shorelands as Described in This Plan / Update of the Original Susitna Area Plan / Planning Area / How the Plan is Organized / Why This Plan Was Developed / The Mandate / What the Plan Will Do / How This Plan is Used / Public Participation in Planning Process / Process of Plan Preparation / Who Developed the Plan? / Uses and Resources Within the Planning Area / What the Plan Won't Do / Planning Period / Summary of Plan Actions / Management Intent / Land Use Designations / Management Guidelines / Classifications / Summary of Plan Implementation and Modification

Figure 1-2: Planning Boundary and Regions PDF
Land Management Policies for Each Management Unit PDF

Introduction PDF

Includes: Introduction / Organization of Chapter / Land Use Designations / Designations Used in This Plan / Explanation of Mineral and Coal Designations/ Management Intent / Management Guidelines / Duration and Flexibility of Plan / Glossary / Plan Structure / Plan Regions / Management Units / Region Descriptions / Plan Maps / Land Status Depicted In Plan Maps / Resource Allocation Table

North Parks Highway Region PDF

South Parks Highway Region PDF

Petersville Road Region PDF

Sunflower Basin Region PDF

Susitna Lowlands Region PDF

Mount Susitna Region PDF

Alaska Range Region PDF

Glenn Highway Region PDF

Chugach Mountains Region PDF

Talkeetna Mountains Region PDF

Legislatively Designated Areas PDF

Navigable Rivers and Lakes PDF

Figure 3-1: Index for Location of Detail Maps PDF

Map 3-1: Map PDF Map PDF
Map 3-2: Map PDF Map PDF
Map 3-3: Map PDF Map PDF
Map 3-4: Map PDF Map PDF
Map 3-5: Map PDF Map PDF
Map 3-6: Map PDF Map PDF
Map 3-7: Map PDF Map PDF
Map 3-8: Map PDF Map PDF
Map 3-9: Map PDF Map PDF
Map 3-10: Map PDF Map PDF
Implementation and Recommendations PDF

Includes: Introduction / State Land Classifications / Relationship of Land Use Designations in the Plan to State Land Classifications / Public Trust Doctrine / Leasing of State Land / Classification Order / Applicability of Plan Designations / Classifications to State Lands not Identified in the Plan Text or Plan Maps / Survivor Designations and Classifications / Alaska Coastal Management Program / Municipal Entitlement / State Land Selections / General Land Selections / ANILCA Topfiled Lands / Mineral Orders / Legislatively Designated Areas / Generally Allowed Uses / Types of Plan Changes

Appendices PDF

Includes: Glossary / Land Classification Order No. SC-09-002 / Index

Map of entire plan area


Map of entire plan area with designations shown in different colors


Partial list of actions subsequent to final plan adoption:
Determination SC-09-002-DET01 PDF
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