The Wabana Trust lands comprise over 50 acres of pristine forest land and nearly a mile of shoreline in the Mississippi River headwaters of northern Minnesota.

The Wabana Lake Trust

Contributors and Acknowledgments

Our Family and Our History

Our mission is forest, wildlife & fish habitat conservation

A Public and Educational Resource

The High Cost of Preservation

How You Can Help Preserve Nature

Contributors and Acknowledgements

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Recent financial support has been received from:
  • Elizabeth and George Colburn & Family
  • Ann and Jim Downing
  • Marcia and John Downing & Family
  • Mary Elizabeth and William Downing
  • Deborah & Phil Gelbach
  • Carole Schmidt & Richard Brasch & Family
  • Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota

We also gratefully acknowledge the moral support offered by many members of the Wabana Chain of Lakes Association. We especially appreciate discussions with Catherine McLynn, Itasca County Commissioner.

Our family has owned this land since 1906.

We believe that families have a role to play in conservation.