Leech Lake Management

Public comments on an updated Leech Lake management plan are being accepted through Friday, Oct. 9

The draft plan outlines the proposed five-year fish population objectives and fisheries management actions. It incorporates the recommendations of the 16-member Leech Lake Fisheries Input Group.

Paper questionnaires are available at the DNR's Walker area fisheries office, 07316 State 371 NW, Walker, Minn.. Comments will be reviewed and considered in October and November. The final Leech Lake management plan will be completed in December.

For more information on the Leech Lake draft management plan and the public input process, contact the DNR's Walker area fisheries office at 218-547-1683.