White Earth Nation

Balsam Bough Harvest Permit

A Bough Harvesting Permit issued by the White Earth Licensing Department is required for any removal of balsam fir boughs from White Earth Tribal Lands. Permittees must be an enrolled member of the White Earth Band of Chippewa to obtain a Bough Harvesting Permit.

Each person in the harvesting party must have in his/her possession, and on his/her person, a current/unexpired Tribal Identification Card, and valid Natural Resource Harvest Permit, and a Bough Harvest Permit during harvesting.

People under the age of 18 do not require an individual permit but must be accompanied by a permitted adult. Permitted adults will be responsible and liable for the actions of the minor.

For further information on rules and regulations on the above listed harvesting activity, please refer to the Judicial Services Web Page under legal codes and refer to the White Earth Conservation Code.