The Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund (MNRTF) program provides a source of funding, derived from royalties on the sale and lease of state-owned mineral rights, for the public acquisition of lands for resource protection and public outdoor recreation. Passed in 1984 and amended several times. Read the legislation.

Published on 12/17/16

Funding Mechanism: Constitutional Amendment

Topic Area: Trails, Parks, Dedicated Funding, Recreation

State: Michigan

Tags: 2002, Royalties