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November 19, 2018
Firearms deer hunting complaints, late-season waterfowl activity - MnDNR CO Reports
November 19, 2018 - 12:04pm
October 17, 2018
Waterfowl hunting and muskie action reports good - MnDNR CO Reports
October 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
October 9, 2018
District 12 - Princeton area: Conservation Officer (CO) Mike Krauel (Mora) was part of a site visit on a new piece of a Wildlife Management Area (WMA) and followed up on WMA parking area complaints. While parked at one WMA, Krauel observed two individuals pull up in a car and park near him. Several minutes later, Krauel observed smoke and the strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The individuals were surprised to see Krauel when he contacted them. Photo Illustration
Wrong 'wild' life observed in management area by CO - MnDNR CO Reports
October 9, 2018 - 5:00pm
September 24, 2018
Reports of good to fair amount of ducks on opener - MnDNR CO Reports
September 24, 2018 - 1:00pm
September 17, 2018
Hunter found baiting on archery opener - MnDNR CO Reports
September 17, 2018 - 4:00pm
August 27, 2018
Conservation Officer Scott Fitzgerald, Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area (CCSRA), with Conservation Officer Candidate (COC) Hughes seized a wild deer that someone had been raising in their home since it was a fawn - without a permit. The deer was transported to the Wild and Free Wildlife Rehabilitation center. Photo Illustration
Officers seize wild deer from home - MnDNR CO Reports
August 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 20, 2018
Mn DNR Conservation Officer Jim Guida (Brainerd East) patrolled lakes for angling activity. A TIP call was investigated on an area lake resulting in an over limit of 76 crappies.
Crappie fisherman caught with 76 over limit - MnDNR CO Reports
August 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 13, 2018
MnDNR Conservation Officer Tim Collette (Brainerd) also responded to a call of naked jet skiers circling pontoons full of people. The officer contacted the jet skiers and the boat operating dangerously with them. Multiple charges are pending.
Officer responds to naked jet skiers call - CO Reports: August 13, 2018
August 13, 2018 - 2:16pm
August 8, 2018
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - August 8, 2018
August 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
July 23, 2018
CO Eric Sullivan (Pequot Lakes) investigated a report of emergent aquatic vegetation being harvested and not removed from the water. The responsible party was located and enforcement action was taken. Illegal use of hydraulic jets also continues to be addressed.
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - July 23, 2018
July 23, 2018 - 4:00pm
July 3, 2018
CO Randy Posner (Staples) reports boaters and people floating the Crow Wing River on tubes were out in full force. Watercraft registration violations were observed. He reminded tubers to be sure to dispose of their cans and trash appropriately.
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018 - 10:00am
May 29, 2018
CO Chelsey Best (Remer) - After several calls of dead deer, cows and dogs floating in the lake, Best retrieved what were actually two partially decayed deer carcasses that were causing boating hazards on Roosevelt Lake. Illustration - BrainerdDispatch.com
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - May 29, 2018
May 29, 2018 - 2:03pm
April 24, 2018
CO Randy Posner (Staples) checked turkey hunters afield; reports of success have been poor. The snow has slowed the Tom turkeys’ activity. CO Jim Guida (Brainerd #2) worked fishing and turkey hunting enforcement. Some hunters in the “A” season found success despite the existing crunchy snow on the forest floor. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - April 24, 2018
April 24, 2018 - 11:00am
April 17, 2018
CO Eric Sullivan (Pequot Lakes) reports area lakes still have large amounts of ice and snow, which has contributed to the limited success anglers are experiencing. ATV violations included illegal youth operation and expired registration.
MnDNR Conservation Officer weekly report - April 17, 2018
April 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
April 10, 2018
CO Tim Collette (Crosslake) monitored angling activity, some late-season snowmobile riders, and some early season ATV riders. A reminder that all grant-in-aid snowmobile trails are closed and most ATV trails are closed until after spring thaw. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - April 10, 2018
April 10, 2018 - 4:00pm
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