Forestry topics

Check
current fire danger and burning permit restrictions.
Find
a professional forester to help you manage your woodlands.
Review
the Division of Forestry's publications collection.
Learn
about forestry education programs.

Wisconsin's 16 million acres of forestlands and millions of urban trees significantly enhance the quality of life in our state. The Wisconsin DNR dedicates itself to the sustainable management and protection of this precious resource so that it continues to provide a host of ecological, economic and social benefits for years to come.

County forests
Additional resources realted to Wisconsin County Forests

Timber sale reports, tools, forms and handbooks.

Forest businesses
Forest industry listings and information

Trends in the forest products industry, directories, biomass, forest inventory data and wood marketing bulletin.

Forest fire protection
Fire danger levels

Burning restrictions and permits, fire weather, training, equipment, grants, and ways to protect properties from fire.

Forest health
Gypsy moth caterpillar

Diseases, insects, invasive plants, other forest health threats, and ways to diagnosis and help sick trees.

Forest landowners
Wisconsin forest

Find a forester, financial assistance, caring for and harvesting your forest, and forest tax programs.

Forest management
Coop Foresters

Guidelines, handbooks, forestry best management practices, tools, maps, and information for cooperating foresters and certified plan writers.

Forest planning
Forest Legacy property

Statewide forest plan, strategic direction, operations plan, karner blue butterfly, State Forest planning and Forest Legacy.

State forests
Mountain biking in the Kettle Moraine State Forest

State forest properties, recreation opportunities, reserve a campsite, current conditions, maps, timber sales, and master planning.

Timber sales
State Forest timber sale

State forest timber sales, bid requirements and bidding results, county forest timber sales and monitoring, and forest certification.

Tree planting
Tree seedlings

Order seedlings, purchase and sell seed, planting plans, reforestation supplies and information for successful tree planting.

Urban forests
Promoting and planting trees

Urban forestry resources and assistance, Tree City USA, Arbor Day and Urban Forestry Council.


Last revised: Thursday October 09 2014