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Tree Planting

Reforestation in Wisconsin

Wisconsin's reforestation program grows high-quality native tree seedlings and shrubs to plant on private and public lands for conservation. Our reasonably priced nursery stock will provide future forest products, improve wildlife habitat, prevent soil erosion, create aesthetic beauty and increase carbon sequestration.

Order tree and shrub seedlings

Information on how to order seedlings from the Wisconsin DNR.

Arbor Day tree program

Instructions on how to order and plant trees for the fourth grade Arbor Day free tree program.

Personalized tree planting plan

Use this form to put together a tree planting plan that will work for you as a landowner.

Frequently asked questions

Find information about tree and shrub orders, including payment, arrival and technical assistance.

Bare root reforestation nurseries

Listings and contact information for private nurseries across Wisconsin and elsewhere.

Contact us

For questions about tree orders, nursery information and other related topics.

Tree planting tips

Learn the essentials of seedling handling, hand and machine planting, direct seeding and more.

Plantation planning and design

Explore how the goals you set for your reforestation project can be put into concrete design steps.
Plantation planning and design

Planting for wildlife habitat

Strategies and plans based on tree planting for attracting wildlife to your property.
Planting for wildlife habitat

Purchase seeds from us

Listings for all currently available species, including seed condition and time of availability.
Purchase seeds from us

Sell tree seeds to us

Information and instructions on how to become a seed collector for the state nursery program.
Sell tree seeds to us

Tree planting and site preparation vendors

County-based listings featuring vendor contact information and services provided.
Tree planting and site preparation vendors

Reforestation supplies

Methods, supplies and vendor listings for protecting and caring for tree seedlings.
Reforestation supplies