DNR Forestry keeps Minnesota's forests and trees growing strong. Minnesota's 59 state forests, school trust acres, and other forested lands make up the 4.2 million acres we manage. Our forests need care and management to provide clean water and natural resources for future generations.How do I find a DNR office near me?
Use the Office Locator tool to find DNR offices near you or locate a Conservation Officer in your area..How often does DNR sell state owned timber?
Each year by early December DNR Forestry establishes a calendar of public auction sales at which state-owned timber will be sold during the next 12 to 15 months. Check the timber sales calendar regularly; additional sales may be added to the calendar and some sales may be cancelled or rescheduled at any time.What are the new panfish regulations in Minnesota for 2021?
New panfish regulations are in place on a number of lakes for 2021 so anglers should closely check daily limits for sunfish and crappie. Warm temps and dry conditions in northwest Minnesota mean increased wildfire risk, so spring burning restrictions are now in effect. Additional counties will be added as conditions change.