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Data Source:MN Dept. of Natural Resources
Tags:Ownership, public land survey, surface interests, trusts
This data layer indicates the boundaries of areas in which the state of Minnesota has a Surface Interest of type Trust. It was developed by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (MN DNR). It includes areas that are administered by the MN DNR or Minnesota Counties. Trust Lands include both School Trust Lands, which are managed for the benefit of public schools, and University Trust Lands, which are managed for the benefit of the University of Minnesota. These lands are subject to special rules and regulations regarding use, development, and sale, and are managed for the public good.