WREO Joseph Stattelman (NW) spent the week focusing efforts on small game, fishing, and AIS law compliance. Time was also spent following up on complaints and discussing open case progress with CO?s and LGU?s. A Use of Force meeting was attended at Camp Ripley and ATV activity was monitored in State Forests and on county lands.
WREO Mike Scott (NE) worked outstate on a background investigation.
WREO Robert Haberman (North Central) worked on wetland cases and public water cases. WREO Haberman and CO Pilot Jensen spent one day checking fishermen on Leech Lake. He also checked small game hunters and ATV activity was monitored in state and county lands.
WREO Keith Bertram (Central) spent most of the week conducting follow-up on wetland cases. Fishermen and boaters were checked. A citation was also issued for using extra lines.
WREO Larry Hanson (SW) continued to work on open WCA and PW cases. Officer Hanson checked fishermen complaints, ATV?s, and AIS issues. Fishermen were out on area lakes with the cool weather.