Division of Lands & Minerals



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Lands and Minerals

Minelands both reclaimed and active
Learn about Lands and Minerals Recent News and Public Notices

Lands and Minerals News

Latest news: August 21, 2017 - Exploration proposed on a state nonferrous metallic mineral lease.
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Land Sale

Our land sale auction was held on June 26, 2017 in Grand Rapids. None of the three parcels offered sold.
Land sale webpage »

Air photo of PolyMet proposed plant site near Hoyt Lakes, Minnesota

PolyMet Permitting

Get up to date permitting information about PolyMet's NorthMet project.
DNR's PolyMet Permitting webpage »

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View or download a selection of publications from Lands and Minerals Division.
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