Permits & Policies

All photographers (professional or amateur) who conduct posed photography are required to apply for a permit. Nature photography is welcome without a permit. Any photos taken at Dodge Nature Center intended for sale or publication will require permission with an applicable fee. Photography is not allowed on Dodge’s Shepard Farm in Cottage Grove at this time, but may be an option in the future.

Request Permission for Publication

Permission to publish or sell material from Dodge Nature Center must be obtained in advance of publication. A fee will be required per image pertaining to use of reproduction and are pending until approved. Depending on use, fee may be exempt.

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Media Policy and Permit

For those interested in posed and commercial photography, film, and videography on Dodge Nature Center property. Permits are pending approval after submission.

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