DNR posts forest management plans on website

forest2Submitted by Phil Heimerl on February 4, 2013 – 12:11 am

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has posted updated draft plans for managing state forests on its website for public inspection.

The department has developed separate plans for the northern Lower Peninsula, eastern Upper Peninsula and western Upper Peninsula. Officials say they consulted with a variety of groups representing interests such as government, outdoor recreation, forest products and conservation.