District 16 - New Ulm area

Last updated: 2018-08-13

CO Jeff Denz (Willmar West) checked anglers and followed up on TIP calls. He educated anglers about AIS laws and attended training.

CO Thor Nelson (New Ulm) assisted a sheriff?s office with two assault calls. Nelson also worked fishing, boating, invasive species and ATV enforcement. Catfishing success was high during the week but fishing for other gamefish was slow.

CO Nicholas Klehr (Litchfield) spent time up at the Academy as the cadets are finishing up their time there before they move onto field training. Other time was spent finishing up the roadside surveys and following up on TIP calls along with wetland violations.

CO Eric Schettler (Fairmont) checked anglers and boaters. Public accesses were patrolled. Wildlife survey routes were completed for the Section of Wildlife. Schettler taught the rules, regulations and ethics portion of the firearms safety class in Trimont.

CO Shane Vernier (Willmar) spent time on angling and boating activity. He also issued a wildlife possession permit and followed up on a dumping complaint.

Hutchinson East vacant.

Hutchinson West vacant.