District 13 - West Metro area

Last updated: 2014-07-22

CO Steve Walter (Waconia) worked security at the St. Croix River bridge project. Several fawn deer calls were responded to. A CO Prep candidate was given a ride along for a day. Anglers were checked on area lakes and rivers for fish limits, boating safety equipment and illegal transportation of invasive species.

CO Tony Salzer (Osseo) patrolled Hennepin County for boating and fishing activity. CO Salzer also worked invasive species at area boat launches. Salzer also assisted with a firearms safety class.

CO Brent Grewe (Minnetonka) spent the week following up with complaints and checking anglers. CO Grewe provided a ride along to an individual interested in being a CO, did access enforcement and did bike patrol with a local agency. Violations included no fishing license.

CO Vang Lee (ELCOP) checked shore fishermen and worked AIS in Scott County area lakes. He worked boaters in Spring Lake with CO Pril and responded to TIP call in Scott County. Violation found were no fishing license in possession, fishing with extra lines, and fishing without a fishing license.

CO Thephong Le (ELCOP) checked anglers and boaters in the district. He took phone calls for game and fishing law violations. He gave a presentation about Conservation Officer?s job to a youth group in Eden Prairie. He worked a St. Croix Bridge detail with CO Walter.

Bloomington - vacant.

Mound - vacant.

Prior Lake - vacant.