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STATE FORESTS

See also PUBLIC LANDS; STATE LANDS

Additions to, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.032

Administration, Natural Resources Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.05

Administrative and scattered state forest land, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Andrews (General C.C.) State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Authorization of new sites

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.07

Sites within other sites, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.08

Badoura State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Battleground State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Bear Island State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Beltrami Island State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Beltrami Island State Forest, land exchanges, Minn. Statutes 2007 84.157

Big Fork State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Birch Lakes State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Blackduck State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Bowstring State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Buena Vista State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Burntside State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Camping

Campgrounds, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.05, 2007 89.016, 2007 89.21

Camping areas, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.05

Trespass, posted lands, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.20

Chengwatana State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Classification criteria, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.05

Cloquet Valley State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Closed forests, off-trail snowmobile use, Minn. Statutes 2007 84.926

Community forests, Minn. Statutes 2007 88.82

Crow Wing State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

D.A.R. State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Definitions

Forest pests, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.51

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.001

Sustainable forest resources, Minn. Statutes 2007 89A.01

Easements, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.18

Elimination of lands from, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.01

Emily State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Enforcement of law, Natural Resources Department employees, Minn. Statutes 2007 84.0835, 2007 85.04

Establishment, names and description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Finland State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Fond du Lac State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Foot Hills State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Forest Resources Council, Minn. Statutes 2007 89A.03 to 2007 89A.11, 2007 290C.02

Forest resources

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.001, 2007 89A.01

Management plan, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.011, 2007 89A.03

Management policy, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.002

Partnership, Minn. Statutes 2007 89A.04

Sustainable forest resources, Minn. Statutes 2007 89A.01 to 2007 89A.11

Forest roads, see Roads and trails under this topic

Foresters, employment, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 88.79

Forestry law, Minn. Statutes 2007 88.73

Funds and accounts, state forest road account, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.70, 2007 296A.18

Garbage, unlawful deposit, Minn. Statutes 2007 609.68

General C. C. Andrews State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

George Washington State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Golden Anniversary State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Grand Portage State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Hill River State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Historic sites in, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.08

Horse trail pass, Minn. Statutes 2007 85.46

Huntersville State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Hunting, leased lands, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.17

Insula Lake State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Kabetogama State Forest

Land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Lands withdrawn for Voyageurs National Park, Minn. Statutes 2007 84B.02

Koochiching State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Lake Isabella State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Lake Jeanette State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Lake of the Woods State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Land 0'Lakes State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Lands

Acquisition, federal lands, Minn. Statutes 2007 94.47 to 2007 94.51

Elimination from state forests, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.01

Exchanges, Minn. Statutes 2007 84.157, 2007 94.342, 2007 94.343, 2007 94.50

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.22

Gifts and purchases, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.033

Income disposition, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.035

Leases, Natural Resources Department, powers, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.17, 2007 94.50

Off-highway vehicles, seasonal use designation, Minn. Statutes 2007 84.777

Sales, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.0211, 2007 94.50

State trust fund lands, debris, clearing, government agencies, Minn. Statutes 2007 88.06

Tax-forfeited land, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021, 2007 89.034

Withdrawn from sale, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.27

List of state forests, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Littering, see LITTERING

Lost River State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Lyons State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Management

Forest resources, see same under this topic

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.05, 2007 86A.08

Memorial Hardwood State Forest

Disposal of tillable land, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.022

Land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Motor sports area, legislative approval, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.025

Mississippi Headwaters State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Natural Resources Department

Administration, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.05

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.01

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.06, 2007 89.031, 2007 89.19

Sustainable forest resources, cooperation, Minn. Statutes 2007 89A.02

Nemadji State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Northwest Angle State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Outdoor recreation units, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.04

Pat Bayle State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Paul Bunyan State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Permits

Roads and trails, use, Minn. Statutes 2007 88.22

Use, generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.17

Pillsbury State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Pine Island State Forest

Land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Land exchanges, Minn. Statutes 2007 84.157

Planning

Forest resource plans, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.011, 2007 89.012, 2007 89A.03

Master plans, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.09

Unit forest resource plan, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.012

Policy of state

Forest resources partnership, Minn. Statutes 2007 89A.04

Reforestation, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.002

Sustainable forest resources, Minn. Statutes 2007 89A.02

Trails, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.002

Posted land, trespass, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.20

Red Lake State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Reforestation, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.001, 2007 89.002

Regional forest resource committees, Minn. Statutes 2007 89A.06

Remer State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2007 84.03

Rest areas in, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.08

Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood State Forest

Land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Road coordinating committee, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.01

Roads and trails

Closing off, Minn. Statutes 2007 88.22

Generally, see FOREST ROADS

Off-highway vehicles, seasonal use designation, Minn. Statutes 2007 84.777

Permits to use, Minn. Statutes 2007 88.22

Recorded state forest road maps, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.715

Trails, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.08, 2007 89.002

Rum River State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Saint Croix State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Sand Dunes State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Savanna State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Schools located in, payments for, Minn. Statutes 2007 123B.747

Smokey Bear State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Snake River State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Solana State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

State forest subareas

Forest campgrounds, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.05, 2007 89.016, 2007 89.21

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.05

State parks in, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.08

State recreation areas in, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.08

Sturgeon River State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Sustainable forest incentive program, Minn. Statutes 2007 290C.01 to 2007 290C.12

Sustainable forest resources, Minn. Statutes 2007 89A.01 to 2007 89A.11

Timber

Dead and down timber, removal, Minn. Statutes 2007 88.06

Natural Resources Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.01

State Timber Act, not applicable, Minn. Statutes 2007 90.42

Trails, see Roads and trails under this topic

Tree planting, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.35 to 2007 89.39

Trespass, camping, posted lands, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.20

Two Inlets State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Violations and penalties, garbage, unlawful deposit, Minn. Statutes 2007 609.68

Water access sites in, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.08

Wealthwood State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Welsh Lake State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

White Earth State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Whiteface River State Forest, land description, Minn. Statutes 2007 89.021

Wild, scenic, and recreational rivers in, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.08

Wildlife management areas in, Minn. Statutes 2007 86A.08