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Loerch WMA Reference Map

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Loerch WMA

County: Crow Wing
Nearest Town: Brainerd
Area: 206 ac

Directions: From the jct of St. Hwy 210 and Co. Rd. 3 on the E. side of Brainerd, E. on St. Hwy. 210 6.3 miles to forest trail on S. side of 18, S. on forest trail .6 miles to gate at entrance to WMA.

Description: Loerch WMA was established in 1964 to improve habitat along Sand Creek. A waterfowl impoundment (30 acres) was constructed in 1984 in the NE corner of the unit. Area surrounding the impoundment is primarily aspen and oak.

The boundaries of this WMA have not been posted as of 9/2003.

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.