Community planning tools

Natural resource checklists for local governments

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Metro Region, has prepared checklists and a reference list that can be tools for local decision makers in integrating natural resource conservation into local planning. Local units of government and citizen groups are encouraged to use these resources when developing or updating policies, plans, ordinances, etc.

Natural resource guidance checklists

Checklists available

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