Natural Resources Commission Policies

The Natural Resources Commission shall be responsible for Department of Natural Resources policy which influences department priorities, methods of operation, or the manner in which programs relate to the citizens of the state of Michigan. All program units of the department affected by a proposed policy shall participate in the formulation of the policy. The final statements of policy formulated shall be approved by the Natural Resources Commission.  


1000 - Organization and Direction

2000 - Land Resource Management

2100 - Wildlife

2200 - Forests

2300 - Minerals

2400 - Dedicated Lands

2500 - Recreation

2600 - Land Control

2700 - Special Management Programs

3100 - Fish and Aquatic Life

3200 - Public Access

3400 - Special Management Programs

4100 - Law Enforcement

4200 - Fire Control

4500 - Water Quality and Control

4600 - Land Quality and Control

5000 - Program and Operation Services

5200 - Engineering and Construction

5500 - Planning

6100 - Employees