Detailed Forest Inventory

COUNTY

The following links are metadata records for ARC/INFO polygon coverages that contain the base forest inventory data for the following counties.  Polygons are identified by forest covertype, timber size class, and timber density class.  Polygon data were originally photo-interpreted from 1:15,840-scale black-and-white, black-and-white infrared, or color infrared aerial photography. 

Forest Inventory: Aitkin County, Minnesota
Forest Inventory: Becker County, Minnesota
Forest Inventory: Beltrami County, Minnesota
Forest Inventory: Cass County, Minnesota
Forest Inventory: Clearwater County, Minnesota
Forest Inventory: Crow Wing County, Minnesota
Forest Inventory: Hubbard County, Minnesota
Forest Inventory: Koochiching County, Minnesota
Forest Inventory: Lake County, Minnesota
Forest Inventory: St. Louis County, Minnesota

Thus far, metadata records for forest inventory GIS data sets have not been developed for Carlton, Cook, Itasca, Lake of the Woods, or Pine Counties.  For information regarding GIS data development activities and data availability for these counties, please refer to the contacts listed below: 

Jody McCorison
Carlton County Land Department
PO Box 130
Carlton, MN 55718
Phone: 218-384-9179 

Dana Asche, Coordinator
Computer Services
Cook County Courthouse
Box 1150
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Phone: 218-387-3000 (x162) 

Stewart Lien, Land and Water Conservationist
Itasca County Land Department
123 NE 4th Street
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
Phone: 218-327-2855 

Brent Birkeland, GIS Coordinator
Lake of the Woods County Courthouse
PO Box 808
Baudette, MN 56623
Phone: 218-634-1945 

Sam Martin
Pine County Soil and Water Conservation District
PO Box 276
Hinckley, MN 55037
Phone: 320-384-7431