Natural Resources

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Copies of the reports listed below may be obtained by contacting the office at 517.373.8080 or contacting Kathryn Bateson.

Questions on the following documents should be directed to Austin Scott, Fiscal Analyst for the Department of Natural Resources budget.


Key Documents and Links

ball Budget Briefing

ball Line Item Summary

ball Subcommittee Testimony

ball Natural Resources Archives


Current Appropriation Bill Summaries


Special Reports


Special Reports


  • Fiscal Forum: Michigan State Parks Endowment Fund [622K], prepared by Viola Bay Wild, Senior Fiscal Analyst, January 2013. This Fiscal Focus discusses Michigan State Parks Endowment Fund.
  • Michigan State Waterways Fund [46K] January 29, 2013. Prepared by Viola Bay Wild, Senior Fiscal Analyst. This memo contains information concerning the Michigan State Waterways Fund appropriations and capital outlay projects within the DNR budget.



  • Michigan Gas and Oil Lease Revenue [21K], prepared by Viola Bay Wild, May 12, 2010. The following contains information concerning the revenue that is received by the State of Michigan from the sale of land oil and gas leases on state-owned lands.

ball Natural Resources Archives 1996-2009