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Michigan DNR Selling State Land On Bois Blanc Island

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The Michigan Department of Natural Resources started a sealed bid auction Wednesday for some prime real estate.

More than 100 parcels of state-owned land on Bois Blanc Island in Mackinac County are up for sale.

The minimum bid is $1,000 and parcel will vary in size and character of land.

Bois Blanc Island is located on Lake Huron about 6 miles wide and 12 miles long with seven inland lakes. 

Sealed bids must be postmarked by midnight on November 20th.  

They will be opened December 11th.

Proceeds from the sale will provide future outdoor recreation opportunities in Michigan.