Last updated: 2017-01-17
CO Pilot Bob Geving (New Ulm) attended to administrative matters and flew a wolf telemetry flight in the Arrowhead Region.
NR Pilot Brad Maas (Brainerd) helped complete the annual northeast moose survey. Snow conditions were excellent across the range of plots. Good numbers of cow/calf pairs and a few pairs of twin calves were observed.
NR Pilot John Heineman (Bemidji) flew all week on the helicopter moose survey finishing on Saturday afternoon. Good work by both helicopter crews completed the work in some challenging conditions.
CO Pilot Jason Jensen (Brainerd) reports a week of flying wolf pack counts. Pilot Jensen also positioned aircraft for ski install and was called to assist with a pursuit of a stolen vehicle in Motley.
CO Pilot Christopher Lofstuen (Grand Rapids) reports flying several wolf telemetry flights as well as flights related to aircraft maintenance and tailwheel proficiency. Ground training tasks were completed as well.