About the DNR

DNR mission statement

Our mission is to work with citizens to conserve and manage the state's natural resources, to provide outdoor recreation opportunities, and to provide for commercial uses of natural resources in a way that creates a sustainable quality of life.

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Offices and Divisions

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Regions

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map of region 1

Region 1: Northwestern

 

Greg Nelson,

Regional Director

 

Phone: 218-308-2700
Fax: 218-755-4024
2115 Birchmont Beach Rd NE
Bemidji, MN 56601

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Region 2: Northeastern

 

Lori Dowling-Hanson,

Regional Director

 

Phone: 218-327-4455
Fax: 218-327-4263
1201 East Highway 2
Grand Rapids, MN 55744



 

map of region 3

Region 3: Central

 

Keith Parker,
Regional Director

 

Phone: 651-259-5800
Fax: 651-772-7977
1200 Warner Road
St. Paul, MN 55106

map of region 4

Region 4: Southern

 

Dennis Frederickson,
Regional Director

 

Phone: 507-359-6000
Fax: 507-359-6018
261 Highway 15 South
New Ulm, MN 56073