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Data Source:MN Dept. of Natural Resources
Tags:Ownership, public land survey, surface interests
This data layer indicates the boundaries of areas in which the state of Minnesota has a Surface Interest of type Volstead. 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. Volstead Lands consist of parcels that were acquired by the state from the federal government in 1963 under the 1908 Volstead Act. These lands are subject to special rules and regulations regarding use, development, and sale, and are managed for the public good.