DNR Question of the Week
of the Week:
Q: Do I need to put my name on my fish house if I’m not leaving it on the lake? A: All shelters, except for occupied portable shelters, placed on the ice must have one of the following: complete name and address; driver’s license number; nine-digit DNR number. A person using a portable shelter on the ice that does not display identification must remain within 200 feet of the shelter. A shelter may not be left unoccupied or unattended anytime between midnight and one hour prior to sunrise unless the shelter is licensed .
— Capt. Greg Salo, DNR Region 3 Enforcement manager