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Chippewa National Forest

December 7, 2017
Linda Palcich / Courtesy / Bemidji Pioneer
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
December 7, 2017 - 2:12pm
March 15, 2017
Map of the recently-acquired land on Leech Lake in north-central Minnesota that was added to Chippewa National Forest on Monday, March, 13, 2017. Map courtesy The Trust For Public Land
Chippewa National Forest adds 40 acres on Leech Lake
March 15, 2017 - 5:28pm
February 8, 2017
Bill in Congress would eliminate U.S. forest police
February 8, 2017 - 7:09pm
U.S. Forest Service Researcher Brian Palik explains Oct. 2, 2014, how a black ash tree on the Chippewa National Forest in north-central Minnesota was “girdled’’ to simulate being killed by an emerald ash borer. Researchers are simulating an emerald ash borer invasion to try to identify how to help the forest respond. MPR NEWS/Dan Kraker
In warmer climate, a bid to protect forests
March 8, 2015 - 11:16pm
October 29, 2014
With the use of two industrial cranes from Christiansen Industrial Developers, the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree, an 88-foot white spruce from the Chippewa National Forest, was carefully lowered Wednesday onto a semi-trailer. The tree now will go to Bemidji State University, where it will be wrapped before embarking on a 2,000-mile trip to Washington, D.C., where it will be placed on the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol. (Bemidji Pioneer/ Monte Draper)
Capitol Christmas tree taken from Chippewa National Forest
October 29, 2014 - 11:31pm