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Rice-Skunk WMA Reference Map

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Rice-Skunk WMA

County: Morrison
Nearest Town: Little Falls
Area: 84 ac

Directions: From Little Falls, go 2 miles south on highway 10, then 5 miles east on county road 35.

Restrictions: Motorized vehicles are prohibited on the WMA except on designated routes and parking lots. Off-highway vehicles (OHVs), all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), snowmobiles and motorized watercraft are prohibited anywhere on the WMA

Description: This WMA is on the west side of Platte River and is oak hardwoods with lowland brush and swamp. Management of this unit focuses on maintaining and improving the habitat for a diversity of native plants and wildlife.

Public Water Access to Platte River, Rice Lake and Skunk Lake. Recreational opportunities exist throughout the year, including hunting, trapping, hiking, cross-country skiing, snow shoeing, and wildlife watching/photography.

At this scale, these WMA boundaries are general, and do not accurately represent the actual legal boundaries. WMA users still need to verify public lands boundaries by observing boundary signs and contacting local DNR Wildlife offices.