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Forest Landowners

Managing and caring for your land

Private woodland owners hold over half of Wisconsin's forested land. Properly managed forests provide important social and economic benefits like clean water, wildlife habitat, aesthetics and recreation. Find resources to manage your land today and into the future.

Getting Started in Your Woods

Not sure where to begin? This overview will help you get where you need to go.

Forestry Assistance Locator

County-based listings for DNR and cooperating foresters across the state.

Web Mapping Application

An interactive app showing all Managed Forest Law (MFL) and Forest Crop Law (FCL) lands accessible to the public.

Managed Forest Law (MFL)

Background information and application guidelines for this private woodland owner incentive program.

Tax law lands open to public recreation

A broad overview of the various enrollment programs for forested lands across the state.

Forest Tax Rates

Details about tax rates for Managed Forest Law (MFL) and Forest Crop Law (FCL) lands.

Harvesting trees on Managed Forest Law and Forest Crop Law lands

A step by step overview of the timber harvesting process.

Forest Tax Reports

Master lists and expiration dates for lands enrolled in Managed Forest Law (MFL) and Forest Crop Law (FCL) programs.
Forest Tax Reports

Professional Forestry Assistance

Learn how a professional forester can help you reach your management goals.
Professional Forestry Assistance

DNR Service Foresters

A broad overview of the services provided by local DNR foresters.
DNR Service Foresters

Forest tax forms and resources

Managed Forest Land and Forest Crop Land forms, address changes and other resources.
Forest tax forms and resources

Forest Tax Help Center

Answers to frequently asked questions about lands enrolled in forest tax programs.
Forest Tax Help Center

Storm damage to forests

Learn what to do if your forested lands are impacted by severe weather.
Storm damage to forests