FRA Lake States Region

Lake States Region

The FRA Lake States Region includes Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. The region is served by Tim O'Hara, Director, Government Affairs, & Manager, Lake States Region. Region-level programs are geared toward improving members’ productivity, efficiency, safety, and cost-reduction across the supply chain.

Contact the FRA Lake States Region

Tim O'Hara, Director, Government Affairs, & Manager, Lake States Region

310 Jackson Avenue
Cloquet, MN 55720


Spotlight Features - Lake States

• Founded in 1997 with focus on Forestry solutions • 30 professionals on staff • The leading industry provider for Forest management solutions
64th Annual North Star Expo, MN's largest logging equipment show The Expo features more than 100 exhibitors, including over $15 million in the latest logging, trucking, sawmill and firewood equipment and technology.
High quality, modern pulp & paper mills • High quality, unique hardwood resource • Diverse land ownership that includes: o NIPF o Large institutional investment o Government ownership • High percent of certified forestland • Relatively cheap energy • Rail system still available
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