Spicer area fisheries

Spicer area fisheries staff perform management, habitat and oversight work for 40 fishing lakes and 200 miles of rivers and streams in Swift, Chippewa, Kandiyohi, Yellow Medicine, northern Lyon and eastern Lac Qui Parle counties.

Popular area waters are Green Lake, Lake Koronis and Foot Lake along with numerous small- and medium-sized glacial and prairie lakes known for excellent bass, walleye, northern pike and panfish angling.

The Spicer fisheries work area

Where to find us

164 County Road 8 NE
Spicer, MN 56288
[email protected]
News & notices

Ice is never 100% safe

Ice not safe warning signStay off the ice until there are 4 inches of new, clear ice. Even then, take safety precautions. Ice thickness and quality can vary in the same area.

You can ice fish

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Spicer staff

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Dave CoahranArea supervisor320-409-2044[email protected]
Brad CarlsonAssistant area supervisor320-409-2045[email protected]
Jeff TellockFisheries specialist (new london hatchery)320-354-2310[email protected]
Gary MayFisheries specialist320-409-2046[email protected]
Barry FlandersFisheries technician320-409-2040[email protected]
Tim SwansonFisheries technician320-409-2047[email protected]
Hannah SwensonAMA habitat specialist320-409-2048[email protected]
Jacon RambowSeasonal laborer320-409-2049[email protected]
Toni TessmanOffice administrative specialist320-409-2050[email protected]