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Management Plan

Carlton County
Management Plan for Tax-Forfeited Lands

      Adopted: October 12, 2004        

Carlton County Board
Dick Brenner, District 1 Frank Liupakka, District 2
Mel Tan, District 3 Gordon Aanerud, District 4
Ted Pihlman, District 5  
Land Department Staff
Greg Bernu
Land Commissioner
Milo Rasmussen
Land Commissioner (to 11/30/07)
Richard Rollefson
Forester
Jody Meyer
Clerk (to 12/15/03)
Kathleen Malkovich
Clerk
Plan Steering Committee
 Len Anderson  Chris Balzer
David Berthiaume Bruce Benson
Stan DeMenge Paul Gassert
Eric Hofstad Frank Liupakka
Brad Matlack Steve Olson
Dennis Pinola Bruce Schoenberg
Rich Staffon Ron Severs
Dan Toivonen Rick Waseen
Prepared for Carlton County by the Consultant Team of:
Pro-West & Associates, Inc.
Lee Westfield
P.O. Box 812
Walker, MN 56484
consult@prowestgis.com
Applied Insights North

John Powers
721 N 16th Avenue East
Duluth, MN 55812
djpowers@cpinternet.com

George Host / Mark White

George Host
6244 Erickson Road
Culver, MN 55779
ghost@sage.nrri.umn.edu

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Full Document:  Carlton County Land Management Plan
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Carlton County Land Management Plan
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Table of Contents

Executive Summary
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Chapter 1.0
Mission

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Mission
Management Approach
Certification

Map 1: Biophysical Regions in Carlton County

Chapter 2.0
Plan Context

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Economic & Social Context
Ecological Context
Forest Dynamics

Map 2: Ecological Subsections in Carlton County
Map 3: LandType Associations in Carlton County

Chapter 3.0
Resource Description

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Land Ownership
Native Plant Communities
Cover Type
Habitat

Map 4: Native Plant Communities in Carlton County
Map 5: Cover Types on Carlton County Tax Forfeit Lands

Chapter 4.0
Strategic Management

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Sustainable Forestry
Goals and Principles
Initiatives

 

 

Chapter 5.0
Department Administration

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Assessment
Policies
Projections
Strategic Actions
Chapter 6.0
Land Administration

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Assessment
Policies
Procedures
Strategic Actions
Chapter 7.0
Habitat

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Assessment
Policies
Procedures
Strategic Actions
Chapter 8.0
Forest Roads

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Assessment
Policies
Strategic Actions

Map 6: County Forest Roads and Multi-Use Trails

Chapter 9.0
Recreation

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Assessment
Policies
Strategic Actions
Chapter 10.0
Scientific, Educational and Cultural Resources

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Assessment
Policies
Strategic Actions
Chapter 11.0
Peat & Non-Timber Resources

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Assessment
Policies
Strategic Actions

Map 7: Potential Peat Resources

Chapter 12.0
Timber Management: General

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Assessment
Policies
General Silvicultural Practices
Area Specific Management
Ecological Unit Management
Cover Type Management
Strategic Actions

Chapter 13.0
Impacts of Management: 2004 - 2103

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Summary
Assumptions
Cover Type
The Nemadji River Basin
Habitat
Roads
Recreation

 

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