Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Public Notices > South Beaver Road Personal Use Firewood Harvest Area

Notice MSB007288
Notice Type Public Notice,Permit,Firewood Harvest



Type: Permit (MSB007288)

The South Beaver Road Personal Use Firewood Harvest Area will open Wednesday October 25, 2017. This area is located in the Gravel Pit off South Beaver Road near Talkeetna Alaska. Access and removal restrictions will be strictly enforced. This area is designated as personal use only for harvest of MSB forest resources. Only previously cut limbed and stacked timber is available no additional cutting is allowed within the permit area. The timber is stacked on the gravel pad with in the pit area.

A $25 permit is required and may be obtained from the Land & Resource Management Division between the hours of 8am-5pm, Mon-Fri. at the Mat-Su Borough Administration Building, located at 350 E. Dahlia Avenue, Palmer or from the Talkeetna Library.

The permit must be in your possession during the removal of wood. The cost per cord of wood is $25 with a maximum of TEN cords per household per year from the Matanuska-Susitna Borough. The permit will expire after all available wood has been removed but no later than December 31, 2017. Access roads will not be maintained by the Borough.

The area is under video surveillance and access is through a locked gate; please call the Land & Resource Management Division at 861-7869 prior to going in the permit area or if you have any questions.

Effective Dates

Oct 25, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017