Statistics & Research

Our Statistics & Research section brings you links to statistics relevant to the timber and forest industries. You'll find scientific data as well as state and federal reports that document the latest trends and research in conservation and manufacturing.

Did you know:

  • Virtually every part of a tree is beneficial to us all.
  • Each year, the U.S. forest community plants some 1.5 billion seedlings.
  • To grow a pound of wood, a typical tree consumes about 1.5 pounds of carbon dioxide and releases a little over a pound of oxygen.
Download our Fact Book to learn the latest.

Northern Research Station

Find research publications, contact a scientist, download forest inventory and analysis and much more!

MN Forest Resources Council

Get more information and research on Sustainable Forest Resources Act programs.

University of Minnesota

Find the latest information and research from the University of Minnesota's College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences.