Contact the Minnesota DNR

We welcome your visits, phone calls and emails and invite any comments or feedback that might help us improve our customer service. Now offering extended hours.

Central Office

500 Lafayette Rd., St. Paul, MN  55155-4040

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DNR Information Center

Contact us with questions or for the following:

Contact us

Available by phone: (651) 296-6157 or 888-MINNDNR (646-6367)
Hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Friday,
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Email us

In-person hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.
Closed holidays.


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Frequently Asked Questions »


TIP Reporting (Turn in Poachers)

  • To report a violation immediately, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, call toll-free 1-800-652-9093 or key in #TIP on your cell phone.
  • To report a violation that isn’t time sensitive, use the enforcement/tipreporting.html.

Conservation Officer Locator - interactive map
Conservation Officer phone list This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.

Contacting a DNR employee by email

Use the general email address format: firstname.lastname@state.mn.us or search the State of Minnesota white pages

Web site comments or questions

If you are having difficulty navigating our site, want to report a broken link, or have a technical question, please email webmaster.dnr@state.mn.us. Responses to webmaster emails are sent during regular business hours.

General questions should be directed to the Information Center at
info.dnr@state.mn.us.