Fisheries input

Active rulemaking

There are no active rulemaking processes specifically related to fisheries.

Completed rulemaking

Restrictions on designated trout streams

Technical corrections to restrictions on designated trout streams
This rule corrects restrictions on designated trout streams.
Status: Administrative Law Judge Case approved this rule as to legality on March 9, 2020, and the rule was filed with the Office of Secretary of State on March 23, 2020. DNR is publishing a notice of adoption in the State Register on April 13, 2020. These rule amendments are effective as of April 13, 2020, the publication date for the notice of adoption.

Taking fish on Minnesota-Wisconsin boundary waters

Changes fishing regulations on Minnesota-Wisconsin boundary waters
This rule ensures consistent regulations for all anglers on Minnesota waters that border Wisconsin.
Status: This rulemaking is completed. Administrative Law Judge Schlatter approved this rule as to legality on Feb. 4 and the rule was filed with the Office of Secretary of State on Feb. 11. DNR published a notice of adoption in the State Register on 2/24/2020. These rule amendments are effective as of 2/24/2020, the publication date for the notice of adoption.