Weekly Conservation Officer's report

Lake Superior Marine Unit

Last updated: 2017-08-14

CO Keith Olson (Lake Superior Marine Unit) worked the Duluth-Superior Harbor during the Bayfront Blues Fest. The nice weather and music had many boaters out enjoying Lake Superior and the Duluth Harbor. One PWC/boat crash was reported and responded to by the USCG and St. Louis County Sheriff?s Office, resulting in minor injuries. Officer Olson also spoke to a summer camp for youth ages 5-12 years old on the duties of a conservation officer and attended annual training at Camp Ripley.

CO Matt Miller (Lake Superior Marine Unit) checked boaters and anglers on Lake Superior and area lakes. Time was spent at Camp Ripley armoring Division squad rifles. Questions were answered about bear baiting and he checked bear bait sites as the season got underway. Enforcement action was taken for watercraft, angling and ATV violations.

Lake Superior Unit vacant.