Research Permits

 

Reserach Permits on the Superior National Fores and the Boundary Waters Canoe Area

  • All research needs a BWCAW or non-wilderness research permit.
  • New researchers need to submit permit applications 3 months in advance of collecting data
  • Existing researchers need to submit permit applications 2 months in advance (or March/April for a regular May – Sept field season)
  • To start the application process contact
    • Katie Frerker - kfrerker@fs.fed.us | 218-626-4358
    • Jason Butcher - jtbutcher@fs.fed.us | 218-626-4307