Camp Ripley research and survey coordination

Timber wolf

Through annual Inter-agency Agreements, a variety of wildlife and plant work is done for the Department of Military Affairs at Camp Ripley by the Department of Natural Resources. This work is coordinated by the Regional Nongame Specialist at Brainerd and includes projects on wolves, songbirds, owls, frogs and toads, jumping spiders, dragonflies, and other endangered animals and plants. For more information on the projects at Camp Ripley, contact Brian Dirks, Animal Survey Coordinator at brian.dirks@state.mn.us or (320) 632-7635.