Welcome to Minnesota Logger Education Program (MLEP)

Here you will find information on training, news & resources, and a directory of logging professionals. MLEP is a private non-profit educational corporation established to assist logging business owners meet the ever-challenging demands of their profession.

MLEP Spring Conferences

April 23-24, 2024

Sanford Center

Bemidji, MN

April 30-May 1, 2024

Iron Trail Event Center

Virginia, MN

Industry News

Red Lake Nation News

Superior National Forest Introduces Assisted Migration Plan for the National Forest System

The Assisted Migration Pilot Plan is an interdisciplinary plan, addressing scientific research, genetic considerations, cultural considerations, seed sourcing logistics, monitoring needs, & practical silviculture application for consistent implementation across National Forest System lands.

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Dovetail Partners

LEED v4.1: Understanding the Changes and Implications for Wood Use

The approach to recognizing legal, responsible, and certified sources of wood, which was a pilot credit in earlier standards, continues to be recognized.

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Dovetail Partners

Forest & Nature Therapy Infographic

Dovetail's forest and nature therapy report explores the development of training and certifications to support credentialed practice and research findings from around the world. Dovetail designed this infographic to highlight the key takeaways from the report.

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FRA Issues Update

MLEP is a member of the Forest Resources Association - Below is the weekly update received from FRA>

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