Acreage and location of public land managed by the DNR

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Statewide Acres of Land Managed by DNR
Type Number of Acres
Total Acres 4,595,279
Exempt Acres 2,909
Counted Acres 4,592,370
Managed by Number of Acres
Forest Resources 3,841,799
Parks and Recreation 353,924
Wildlife 362,217
Fisheries 5,702
Other 31,638
Lands north of the Mason-Arenac County line
Type Number of Acres
Total Acres 3,891,067
Exempt Acres 2,909
Counted Acres 3,888,158
Managed by Number of Acres
Forest Resources 3,579,752
Parks and Recreation 222,915
Wildlife 56,500
Fisheries 5,135
Other 26,766
Lands south of the Mason-Arenac County line
Type Number of Acres
Total Acres 704,212
Exempt Acres n/a
Counted Acres 704,212
Managed by Number of Acres
Forest Resources 262,047
Parks and Recreation 131,009
Wildlife 305,718
Fisheries 567
Other 4,872

*Other lands include field offices, public access sites, or non-dedicated lands. As land records are updated, these totals will change.

This information is provided in accordance with PA 240 of 2012.

Updated February 11, 2017