Minnesota fisheries

Collecting fish from a trap net

At work for you

Helping you discover, explore and enjoy quality fishing and the aquatic habitats that make it possible on Minnesota's 4,500 managed lakes and 16,000 miles of fishable rivers and streams.


Time to buy new licenses

graphic about licenes for 2020 being available and DNR logo It's that time of year! Buy your Minnesota hunting, fishing and trapping licenses.


Find outdoors skills classes

snowshoeing outing Women and families can learn outdoor recreational skills in a wide range of hands-on learning opportunities.


Walleye stamps help support fish stocking

The 2020 Minnesota walleye stamp You don’t need a Minnesota walleye stamp to fish for or keep walleye, but you can buy one to help support walleye stocking.