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Nonstandard Use - State Forest

Special activities held on a state forest often require the waiver of specific rules. Permitting these activities keeps the property and users safe and helps ensure that management is aware of potential conflicts. 

Examples of activities that require a Nonstandard Use Activity Permit:

  • surveying
  • utility installation
  • timber harvest impact study

These activities are not for educational research, recreation, or special events. They are usually related to industry or commercial needs.

Please mail the signed, completed application to the appropriate state forest for review. Please note that some of these activities may require a fee or security deposit.