Minnesota facts & figures


Minnesota was the first state to establish a snowmobile safety training program. More than 2,000 volunteers annually donate more than 10,000 hours to teach safe snowmobiling.

Advanced hunter and bow hunter education to date:

All-terrain vehicle certification to date:  

Bear hunting clinics:

Firearms safety certification to date:

Number of Minnesota conservation officers:


Off-highway motorcycle certification to date:


Snowmobile safety certification to date:

Turkey hunting clinics:

Firearms auction:

Natural resource related prosecutions:

TIP (Turn In Poachers) arrests to date:

Written warnings:

Updated March, 28, 2013