Department of Natural Resources
  • Department of Natural Resources



    Measuring Performance



    Review performance levels and trends by downloading the current DNR Scorecard.
  • Vision



    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is a nationally recognized leader in providing quality, diverse outdoor recreation and educational opportunities for Michigan's citizens and visitors, fostering natural resource-based economic development; and conserving the state's natural and cultural resources.

    Mission



    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is committed to the conservation, protection, management, use and enjoyment of the state's natural and cultural resources for current and future generations.

    Goals

    1. Protect natural and cultural resources.
    2. Ensure sustainable recreation use and enjoyment.
    3. Enable strong natural resource-based economies.
    4. Improve and build strong relationships and partnerships.
    5. Foster effective business practices and good governance.