Division of Forestry

Division of Forestry

photograph of forest roadThe Division of Forestry protects and manages the trees, woodlands, and forests entrusted to us for the benefit of the people of Minnesota. In support of the DNR's mission, as forest stewards we strive to:

Director's Office

Business and Administrative Services

Resource Assessment

State Forest Nursery


Fire Management

Forest Operations and Management

Forest Health

State Lands

Timber Sales

Timber sales information and assistance on private lands

  • Contact your area forestry office
  • Minnesota Certified Master Loggers
  • Minnesota Association of Consulting Foresters


Outreach and Strategic Planning

Cooperative Forest Management

Outreach and Education

Strategic Planning