Welcome to the North Dakota Department of Trust Lands.

Use this website to see how we impact the funding of North Dakota schools, find upcoming Trust Land auctions, download or submit official forms, and search for unclaimed property. 


Upcoming EventsView All Events

January 12, 2021 9:00 AM Special Land Board Meeting

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 09:00 am - 10:00 am

Categories: all, Land Board

This special meeting will be held via Microsoft Teams meeting only

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Or call in (audio only)

+1 701-328-0950,,584668182#   United States, Fargo

Phone Conference ID: 584 668 182#

January 12, 2021 Special Land Board Meeting Agenda Materials

Oil & Gas Lease Auction January 26th - February 2nd

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 09:00 am - Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at 12:00 pm

Categories: all, Minerals

January 28, 2021 9:00 AM Regular Land Board Meeting

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 09:00 am - 11:15 am

Categories: all, Land Board

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+1 701-328-0950   United States, Fargo (Toll)

Conference ID: 755 407 199#

Agenda and Materials Link to follow

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Department of Trust Lands COVID Update

The Department of Trust Lands (DTL) is open to outside guests by appointment to ensure proper staff is available to answer your questions.

Schedule an appointment by calling 701-328-2800 to be directed to the appropriate party.

DTL’s focuses on safely providing service with controlled access to our facility; masks are required.


2020 County Rents and Prices Survey Available Now

The Most Recent Survey - 2020 County Rents and Prices Survey

Last Year's Survey - 2019 County Rents and Prices Survey

Past Surveys can be found under the Resources tab.