Water Resource Enforcement Officers

Last updated: 2016-02-09


WREO Joseph Stattelman (NW) spent the week focusing efforts on snowmobile and fishing activity. Time was spent on open cases and getting AIS LE trainings and LSP trainings scheduled. Two days was spent at Camp Ripley for training.

WREO Mike Scott (NE) attended training at Camp Ripley with the enforcement division. He also attended recertification for Glock Armoring. Officer Scott checked anglers and snowmobilers on area lakes in Duluth on Saturday with other officers from the Duluth area. Warm weather had many anglers out and some fish being caught but slowing down. Enforcement action was taken for speed, no fishing license in possession, and failure to stop at a stop sign.

WREO Robert Haberman (North Central) attended training at Camp Ripley during the week. WREO Haberman also worked at the St. Cloud Sports Show answering numerous questions. WREO Haberman also checked ice anglers and snowmobilers.

WREO Keith Bertram (Central) spent the week attending training at Camp Ripley and conducting follow-up on wetland violations. Three days were also spent answering questions at the AIS booth at the St. Cloud Sportsman Show.

WREO Larry Hanson (SW) attended in-service training at Camp Ripley. Two WCA restoration orders were issued in Blue Earth County and continued closing out and updating PW and WCA cases. More snow brought snowmobilers out riding. Snowmobiles and ice fishermen were checked.

WREO Julie Siems worked area snowmobile trails.