Clean Water Legacy
Forest Stewardship Project—Tullibee Lake Watersheds
- Forest stewardship management planning assistance for clean water protection
- property tax relief
- financial assistance for forestry projects
Sample of eligible projects:
- tree planting
- invasive species control
- forest improvements
- erosion control
Who May Apply:
Nonindustrial private landowners who have 20–1,000 acres of land with 10 acres of woody vegetation after the plan has been implemented within the Tullibee Lake watershed.
Application Due Date:
Applications will be taken until all funding is exhausted.
How to Apply:
To receive an application, please contact your county
Want to know more why fish need forests, too? Check out this article
Not quite sure what a Forest Stewardship Plan is or if you are eligible for one? Learn More
Interested in finding out how the Minnesota Department of Revenue can help you keep your forest a forest through property tax relief or incentive payments? To find out which tax program is right for you and your land, check out information about 2c Managed Forest Land and the Sustainable Forestry Incentives Act (SFIA)
Do you already have a stewardship plan and would like more help implementing your management plan goals and recommendations? You may be able to get some help paying for a portion of the costs through various cost-share programs. Check with the forester who wrote your plan, your local soil and water conservation district , or your DNR forester to find out more.
Funded by the Clean Water Legacy Fund