The DNR is committed to creating a healthy, sustainable, and livable Minnesota for you. We are dedicated to protecting and managing land, water, fish and wildlife -- and providing access to outdoor recreation opportunities. Learn more about our mission and get details on our Conservation Agenda.
2021 accomplishments overview
Through 2021, the DNR made important progress toward the mission, goals, and priorities in our strategic plan. Review our high-level overview of key accomplishments in several priority areas.
Jobs and career resources
Find Your Wild Life. Join our team of over 3,000 professionals. Help to conserve and manage Minnesota’s natural resources. We offer competitive pay and benefits. Learn how to setup a job search agent and apply for DNR jobs.
Volunteer with DNR
Volunteers help to preserve and enhance Minnesota's natural beauty for the enjoyment of people of all ages, interests and abilities. Opportunities are available throughout the state.