Alaska Native Allotments
The Native Allotment Act of 1906 authorized the federal government to allot 160 acres of land to Alaska Natives who could prove occupancy or subsistence use of selected sites.
- 1,933 Native Allotments approved by the Bureau of Land Management
- 145,678 acres in the Bristol Bay region
- Most allotments are held in a trust or restricted land ownership status
- The government holds the legal title and allottees benefit from the use of the land
Interested in selling your Native Allotment?
Allottees have the right to sell their allotments, in whole or in part. BBNC sometimes acquires these lands for preservation or development purposes, or to augment adjacent lands we already hold. Contact our Land Department at (907) 278-3602 or (800) 426-3602 to learn more.
Help with Your Allotment
For Information about managing your land or generating income from your allotment, check out our Native Allotment Fact Sheet.