Department of Forest Resources at the University of Minnesota



Goldy Gopher

Want to have class outside?

So do we. We'll take you beyond the classroom and into the forest for learning experiences that you'll never forget.

Let's Go Get our Hands Dirty

Upcoming Events

Film Screening & Discussion: In Light of Reverence
March 18, 2021 from 6:00 - 8:30pm (US Central time)

Join the Dept of Forest Resources Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee for a viewing and discussion of the award-winning film In Light of Reverence.

Film Screening and Discussion: 'This Land'
March 25, 2021: 7:00 - 9:00 pm (US Central)


Forest Resources welcomes Dr. Eric North, new Assistant Professor of Urban & Community Forestry
February 3, 2021

Dr. North joins the department to lead the Urban and Community Forestry track.

Dr. Marcella Windmuller-Campione Plans Future Forests at Crosby Farm
January 19, 2021

Her research is featured in the latest issue of The Cross Pollinator and a video from the Adaptive Silviculture for Climate Change project.

60 Years at the Cloquet Forestry Center
January 15, 2021

Clare Boerigter chronicled stories from the Cloquet Forestry Center in immersive storyboards.

Video from CFANS faculty and staff welcoming students.

Welcome to CFANS

We're so excited to see all of you again—virtually and socially distant. We're looking forward to another semester of transformative learning and groundbreaking research. We're ready for more cats crowding into Zoom frames and dogs going bananas at the sound of a doorbell. Seriously, we've missed you all so much. Welcome back!