District 8 - Duluth area

Last updated: 2015-06-30


CO Andy Schmidt (Brookston) spent much of the week working area lakes and rivers. A trapping complaint was handled and investigation is ongoing. An ATV complaint area was worked and he handled calls regarding nuisance animals.

CO Kipp Duncan (Duluth) continued to focus on fishing enforcement around the area, with a concentration on area waters with special regulations. ATV, OHMs, and AIS were also worked when encountered. Officer Duncan talked with a group of elementary age kids about the job of a Conservation Officer.

CO Jeff Humphrey (Cromwell) worked angling, boating, AIS, OHV and fire enforcement throughout the week. CO Humphrey received nuisance wildlife complaints and a nuisance beaver permit was issued. CO Humphrey worked Operation Dry Water with the Carlton County Sheriff?s Department and several enforcement contacts were made. CO Humphrey attended a funeral in the Twin Cities. No burning permit, fail to extinguish fire, unattended line, angling license, watercraft equipment, watercraft operation and OHV operation violations were encountered.