The closure of several mills within the state had industries concerned about the status of Minnesota timber. Read more.
The forest products industry contributes 60,000 jobs and more than $12 million in value to Minnesota's economy. But we need forests for something else: absorbing the carbon that is warming the earth's climate. Read story.
This Handbook showcases sustainable harvest and gathering for more than twenty non-timber forest products. Learn more.
Learn what to look for and how to prevent it from killing Minnesota's ash trees. Learn more.
Managing a woodland for timber, wildlife, and recreation while protecting soil, water and aesthetic resources. Available here.
Selection of fact sheets on trees and woodlands, shoreland and water quality, wildlife and insects, and more. Available for purchase from the University of Minnesota Bookstore.