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  • Orange paint on a tree.

    The painted forest

    Published on January 22, 2020

    Forest visitors may see trees marked with different colors of paint and cryptic numbers and letters. In most cases, that paint represents timber sale contract specifications.

  • Deer Stand in a tree

    The beauty of commercial forestlands

    Published on November 19, 2019

    Part of the reason Michigan’s Commercial Forest Program is to increase the amount of land available for hunting, fishing, and trapping. Users of these forestlands should be aware of their rights and limitations.