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Firewood Permit

Permits and cutting will be available on September 24, 2016, until the wood is gone or weather permitting. Permits will be issued on a first come, first served basis at the Chena Project Office. Interested parties can call 907-488-2748 to confirm wood is still available.

  • Information Required: Permittee will provide the Corps of Engineers the following information: name, mailing address, physical address, contact phone number and vehicle plate number.
  • Where to pick up permits: Permittee will come to the Chena Project Office, 3800 Laurance Road, to sign and pick up their permit the day they would like to cut, just prior to cutting firewood.
  • Firewood cutting hours: Monday through Sunday beginning at 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The last permit for the day will be given out no later than 3:30 p.m. to ensure gate closure at 4:30 p.m.
  • Permit Cost: Free 
  • Limit: Up to three loads per household.
  • Load Size: Each firewood permit entitles the permittee to one standard eight-foot long pickup load or equivalent. The wood will be stacked no higher than the top of the cab. Proper tie downs must be used. No exceptions are allowed.


Contact Us

Chena Project Office  907-488-2748