MFL Ownership by eot15664

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									                                                       MFL Ownership
                                                                                                                  Map Description
                                                                                                                  This map displays land enrolled in Wisconsin's Managed Forest
                                                                                                                  Law (MFL) program coded by type of owner.


                                                           Bayfield
                                     Douglas


                                                                              Ashland               Iron


                                                                                                                             Vilas


                         Burnett        Washburn
                                                                 Sawyer                                                                                         Florence

                                                                                                                        Oneida
                                                                                            Price
                                                                                                                                                    Forest


                        Polk                                     Rusk
                                       Barron                                                                                                                           Marinette
                                                                                                                   Lincoln
                                                                                                                                         Langlade
                                                                                        Taylor


                    St. Croix                           Chippewa
                                                                                                                                                                   Oconto
                                                                                                                                                   Menominee
                                      Dunn
                                                                                                                  Marathon
                                                                                                                                                    Shawano                                     Door
                      Pierce                           Eau Claire                Clark
                                      Pepin

                                                                                                                                                                                         Kewaunee
                                                                                                           Wood              Portage        Waupaca                            Brown
                                                                                                                                                             Outagamie
                                          Buffalo
                                                    Trempealeau            Jackson


                                                                                                                                     Waushara                                       Manitowoc
Legend                                                                                                                                                Winnebago       Calumet

MFL Ownership Type                                          La Crosse
                                                                                 Monroe             Juneau        Adams

                                                                                                                              Marquette Green Lake
               Individual                                                                                                                                Fond du Lac          Sheboygan
               Corportation
                                                                     Vernon
               Partnership                                                                                                       Columbia
                                                                                                               Sauk                                    Dodge
               Cooperative                                                              Richland                                                                     Washington Ozaukee


               Trust                                                  Crawford




                                                                                                                                                                                                       :
               Wisconsin Counties                                                                                              Dane
                                                                                                                                                    Jefferson       Waukesha Milwaukee
                                                                                                     Iowa

                                                                            Grant
                                                                                                                                                                              Racine

                                                                                                   Lafayette            Green               Rock             Walworth
                                                                                                                                                                               Kenosha           0 5 10   20   30   40
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Miles




MFL Ownership                                                                                                                   Sources
                                                                                                                                Managed Forest Law database from the Wisconsin Department of
        1,600,000
                                                                                                                                Natural Resources, 2003. Enrollment attributes recorded using
                                                     1,393,046                MFL Total Acres                                   PLSS quarter-quarter sections. Due to scale and processing
        1,400,000
                                                                              MFL Open Acres                                    limitations, some MFL land parcels depicted on the map are shown
                                                                              MFL Closed Acres                                  as full 40-acre units. Actual, enrolled MFL acreage amounts may
        1,200,000
                                                                                                                                be significantly smaller than 40 acres.
        1,000,000                                                                                                               MFL database queried by owner type. Due to database limitations,
                                     909,929
                                                                                                                                some spatial overlap map occur among ownership categories. For
Acres




         800,000                                                                                                                example, a single quarter quarter section may have two separate
                                                                                                                                MFL contracts with different owners. Acreage assessments,
         600,000                                                                                                                however, are accurately depicted.

         400,000


         200,000
                                                                                           79,339
                                                                        37,210
                       485
               0
                       Cooperative    Corporation       Individual        Partnership            Trust                                                               Map prepared by Douglas Miskowiak
                                                    Ownership Type                                                                                                   August 2004
                                                                                                                                                                     Center for Land Use Education

								
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