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Tax Forfeited Trust Lands



Sustainable Forest Management

The purpose of the St. Louis County Land and Minerals Department is to protect the variety of benefits provided by County Administered Forfeited Trust lands.

These benefits include:

  • healthy forests
  • wildlife and fisheries habitat
  • recreational opportunities
  • forest diversity
  • forest products
  • financial returns which contribute to local community viability
  • and ensuring sustainable resource management  provides for these benefits into the future