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Kroschel WMA Reference Map

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Kroschel WMA

County: Kanabec
Nearest Town: Kroschel
Area: 1,477 ac

Directions: From Kroschel, go 1 mile N on Co Rd 20 then 2 1/2 miles W on Co Rd 84

Description: For more information about this WMA, contact the Cambridge Wildlife Area Office at 763-689-7100.

An observation blind is available to reserve when spring sharp-tailed grouse lek activity is present. Contact the Cambridge Wildlife Area Office to inquire about grouse activity and to reserve a morning in the blind, 763-689-7100 ext. 224.

This WMA is managed for many game and non-game species. Management has an emphasis on enhancing and maintaining open brushlands and grasslands. To promote these habitats, area staff are utilizing conservation grazing, grassland mowing, brush shearing, pr

escribed fire, haying, and selective timber harvest. Through this management, habitat supports species like sharp-tailed grouse, white-tailed deer, wild turkey, waterfowl, grassland songbirds, and pollinators among many more species. This WMA contain

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.