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WMA detail report

Little Marais WMA Reference Map

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Little Marais WMA

County: Lake
Nearest Town: Silver Bay
Area: 274 ac

Directions: From Silver Bay, go 11.1 miles NE on MN Hwy 61. Turn left (north) onto a one-vehicle parking lot on a gated access road.

Restrictions: Walk-in access only. Parking available only at described access.

Description: This WMA consists of aspen-birch forest that is managed primarily for deer and grouse habitat.

Easy access through unit available on powerline right-of-ways and undeveloped trails.

Past management has created winter cover by underplanting white spruce and providing browse with forest clearcutting.

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.