Aitkin area fisheries staff perform management, habitat and oversight work throughout Aitkin County for 150 fishing lakes, 110 miles of the Mississippi River and hundreds of miles of other warm water rivers and streams.
Popular area waters are Big Sandy, Farm Island, Cedar and Minnewawa.
Where to find us1200 Minnesota Avenue South
Aitkin, MN 56431
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New panfish daily limits
New regulations for sunfish and crappie are in place on a number of lakes for 2021 so anglers should closely check regulations for new daily limits.
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We can help you get started fishing. Check out our tips and links to information on how to fish, filleting fish, frying fish and more.
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Rick Bruesewitz Area supervisor 218-429-3031 [email protected] Greg Berg Assistant area supervisor 218-429-3031 [email protected] John Kempe Fisheries specialist 218-429-3031 [email protected] Kris Nissen Fisheries technician 218-429-3031 [email protected] Tom Jones Regional treaty coordinator 218-429-3031 [email protected] Kristi Kunz Office administrative specialist 218-429-3031 [email protected]