Tower area fisheries staff perform management, habitat and oversight work for 900 fishing lakes and 2,200 miles of rivers and streams in northern St. Louis and northern Lake counties.
Popular area waters are many popular fishing lakes in the western region of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Lake Vermilion – a premier walleye and muskellunge destination.
Where to find us650 Highway 169
Tower, MN 55790-8304
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Get out on the ice
Ice fishing can be mystifying so we've developed how-to guides and videos so you can learn what you need and what to do on the ice this winter.
Ice never is 100% safe
You can't judge ice's strength from its appearance, age, thickness or air temperature. Learn how to be safe on the ice this winter.
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Keith Reeves Area fisheries supervisor 218-300-7803 [email protected] Brent Flatten Assistant area fisheries supervisor 218-300-7807 [email protected] Matt Hennen Large lake specialist (Vermilion) 218-300-7810 [email protected] Lisa Sanderson Office and administrative specialist 218-300-7802 [email protected] Vacant Fisheries specialist - - Vacant Fisheries technician - - Jeff Mueller Fisheries technician 218-300-7808 [email protected]