About the Committee

  • The Forest Management Advisory Committee helps the Department of Natural Resources balance environmental, social and economic issues in managing Michigan’s forest resources. The committee advises the DNR on priorities and practices related to renewable and non-renewable resource use opportunities, timber-related activities, forest health, recreation, biological diversity and habitat.

  • Committee Bylaws PDF icon
  • Committee Members PDF icon
  • Michigan Right to Forest Act PDF icon

Meeting Schedule

  • Oct. 13, 2021 1 - 4 p.m. TBD: Michigan United Conservation Clubs, 2101 Wood Street, Lansing OR Microsoft Teams Meeting

    Periodic conference calls are scheduled as needed.

    Meeting locations will be determined by the availability of State of Michigan employee travel from telework stations.

Public Comment Information

  • If you require additional accommodations in order to attend these meetings, please contact us at 517-284-5876 a minimum of five days before the meeting.

    If you wish to present information to the committee, you must submit your request at least one week prior to the meeting via email to or submit your request by mail to:
    Jeff Stampfly, Chief
    Forest Resources Division
    P.O. Box 30452
    Lansing, MI 48909-7952

    Or on the day of the meeting, complete a public comment request card.