October 6, 2021
Douglas County Forest Comprehensive Land-Use Plan 2021-2035
The Douglas County Forest, Parks, and Recreation Committee and Forestry Department are pleased to announce that the Douglas County Forest Comprehensive Land-Use Plan 2021-2035 has been completed after years of planning and development.
The Plan was approved by the Douglas County Forest, Parks, and Recreation Committee on October 4, 2021 and formally presented to and approved by the full County Board of Supervisors on October 21, 2021. Final approval by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Division of Forestry was received on October 28, 2021.
The Plan reflects the uniqueness of the Douglas County Forest and presents how it will be managed, used and developed, how it will look, and the benefits it will provide over the course of the 2021 - 2035 planning period. It defines the current and future recreational uses, forestry and other land management practices in addition to other aspects of the Forest’s use and development.
To view the Plan, please select from the Chapter links below:
Table of Contents
CHAPTER 100: Background
CHAPTER 200: General Administration
CHAPTER 300: Management Planning
CHAPTER 400: Forest Ownership
CHAPTER 500: Land Management and Use
CHAPTER 600: Protection
CHAPTER 700: Access Management Plan
CHAPTER 800: Integrated Resource Management
CHAPTER 900: Recreation
CHAPTER 1000: Appendixes (large file size)
CHAPTER 2000: Plan Implementation
CHAPTER 3000: Annual Planning
CHAPTER 4000: Annual Accomplishments
CHAPTER 5000: Monitoring
List of Preparers
The following link will provide a single file copy of the complete Plan. Due to file size and connection speed, extended download time may be experienced.
COMPLETE PLAN (large file size)
Please direct any questions to:
Douglas County Forestry Department
9182 East Hughes Avenue
PO Box 211
Solon Springs, WI 54873
Phone (715) 378-2219
Fax (715) 378-2807