Lake Superior area fisheries

Lake Superior area fisheries staff perform management, habitat and oversight work for approximately 2,300 square miles of the largest freshwater lake in the world and portions of its tributary streams along Minnesota's North Shore. They also track harvests in the sport, charter and commercial fisheries to ensure sustainability.

The Lake Superior fisheries work area

Where to find us

5351 North Shore Drive
Duluth, MN 55804
[email protected]
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Lake Superior staff

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Cory GoldsworthyArea supervisor218-302-3268[email protected]
Keith ReevesAssistant area supervisor218-302-3277[email protected]
Joshua BlankenheimLarge lake specialist218-302-3273[email protected]
Nick PetersonFisheries specialist218-302-3272[email protected]
Chris PalvereFisheries technician218-302-3281[email protected]