Division of Forestry News releases

May 10, 2022
Counties added to spring burn restrictions as wildfire risk increases in northwestern Minnesota
May 02, 2022
Douglas County added to spring burn restrictions
Apr 29, 2022
Northern state forest roads, trails flooded by spring rains
Apr 11, 2022
Spring burning restrictions begin in Minnesota
Mar 21, 2022
Spring thaw ushers in start of temporary state forest road, trail closures
Jan 31, 2022
Late winter ideal time to prune trees
Dec 20, 2021
Take steps to protect trees and shrubs from deer
Nov 29, 2021
$2.4 million available in local grants for emerald ash borer management
Oct 25, 2021
The State Forest Nursery has urgent need for Jack pine, red pine, and black spruce cones
Oct 22, 2021
DNR seeks applications for advisory committee on natural heritage
Oct 13, 2021
Minnesota DNR announces $13.3 million funding proposal to address 2021 drought impacts on natural resources
Sep 14, 2021
Wildfire-related burning restrictions lifted in 14 counties
Sep 02, 2021
Rain allows for easing of some wildfire-related restrictions in Minnesota
Aug 27, 2021
Intense wildfire year prompts additional restrictions in northeast Minnesota
Aug 16, 2021
Worsening drought and increasing wildfire risk mean more burning restrictions begin Tuesday
Aug 09, 2021
Additional burning restrictions take effect Tuesday in Cook and Lake counties
Jul 26, 2021
More counties under burning restrictions to help prevent wildfires
Jul 15, 2021
$1.6 million available in local grants for emerald ash borer management
Jul 12, 2021
Burning restrictions expand in northern Minnesota
Jul 09, 2021
As drought continues, risk of equipment-caused wildfire increases
Jun 21, 2021
Invasive, deadly oak wilt confirmed in Crow Wing County
Jun 18, 2021
Red Flag Warning issued
Jun 10, 2021
Climate-informed reforestation taking place at state parks along North Shore
Jun 07, 2021
Certified firewood and clean gear protects forests from invasive species
Jun 05, 2021
High-to-extreme fire danger across northern Minnesota this weekend
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