The Matanuska Valley Moose Range (MVMR) is a Legislatively Designated Area (1984). It's management plan was completed in 1986 as a 20 year plan and has not been updated since.
DNR Informational Brochure: MVMR Management Plan
Wildlife Conservation Article: 50th Anniversary
Environmental consequences of the Glenn Higway realignment, 1992 This report mentions some issues pertinant to the moose range.
Factsheet on RS 2477: Access & Rights of Way
Legislation was approved by the Governor Sheffield on June 1, 1984.
1/15/11 ADN Article: Port of Anchorage: A billion-dollar mess?
1/19/11 Compass reponse article by Bill Sheffield: Port too vital to fail
June 2010 Article about Sheffield, transportation, and resource extraction.
2003 article about the Port of Anchorage being completed in 2008.
Alaska Statutes: Title 16: Fish & Game
Chapter 20. Conservation and Protection of Alaska Fish and Game
Section 340. Purpose of Matanuska Valley Moose Range.
Section 350. Management Responsibility For Moose Range.
Section 360. Matanuska Valley Moose Range Established.
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