Weekly Conservation Officer's report

District 12 - Princeton area

Last updated: 2017-08-14

CO Tony Musatov (Sauk Rapids) attended annual training at Camp Ripley. CO Musatov checked anglers and boaters and worked ATV complaint areas. Follow up was done on a litter complaint and animal issues were handled.

CO Rick Reller (Buffalo) attended in-service training at Camp Ripley. Also a presentation was given at a FAS Class in Rockford. Enforcement action was taken for angling without a license, possession of a small amount marijuana, and taking live mussels from the Mississippi River.

CO Phil Mohs (Center City) attended the Game Fair and answered numerous questions on enforcement related topics. Bear baiting activities have begun in the area. Bear hunters are reminded to review the 2017 Bear Hunting regulations on the MN DNR website. Several illegal shoreline alteration cases were investigated.

CO Brandon McGaw (Mora) checked some anglers during the week. Saturday was spent at the Kanabec County Take a Kid Fishing event. Tony Roach and his guide service provided a great day on the water for all the children who participated. Members of the Kanabec County Sheriff?s Office assisted in organizing this great event. My hat is off to all that were involved and their dedication. Time was also spent at Camp Ripley with annual in-service training.