Department of Forest Resources at the University of Minnesota



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

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Upcoming Events


Mae Davenport and Team Awarded IonE Impact Goal Grant
June 16, 2022

The IonE has awarded a group including Professor Mae Davenport with a grant to study the agricultural impacts on Manoomin (Ojibwe) / Psiη (Dakota) / wild rice.

A Solemn Anniversary
May 25, 2022

Today, members of our University community, along with people throughout the nation and the world, will pause for moments of silence and reflection in honor of George Floyd. On the second anniversary of George Floyd’s murder, we recognize that though the world has changed, our efforts to advance social and racial justice must continue unabated.

Prescribed Burn at the Cloquet Forestry Center
May 25, 2022

"The objective of the prescribed burn on was to reintroduce fire as an ecological and cultural process to promote and maintain the Cloquet Forestry Center's historically fire-dependent forest."