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 Minnesota Trout Waters
Restrictions on designated trout lakes. The lakes described in this part are inhabited by trout other than lake trout. In order to protect and foster the propagation of trout, the following restrictions on fishing in these lakes apply:
A. taking of fish is prohibited, except during the open season;
B. not more than one line may be used for angling at any time, including when angling through the ice;
C. taking of minnows is prohibited, except under special permit issued by the commissioner; and 
D. possession or use of minnows as bait, except live leeches and processed minnows in a dried, frozen, or pickled condition, is prohibited.
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 [NEW] Siting of wetland mitigation in Northeast Minnesota
Issues, recommendations, and alternatives from the Interagency Northeast Mitigation Siting Team
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 [NEW] MnDOT 2015 Environmental Conference Presentation: Permit Application Tips
 Related Government Agencies 
 Navigable Waters of the United States
 Corps/Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources joint road authority training

Contact Information


 Field Office Address
 Bemidji 4111 Technology
Drive NW, Suite 295
Bemidji, MN 56601
 Brainerd 10867 East Gull Lake Drive NW
Brainerd, MN 56401
 Duluth 600 South Lake
Avenue, Suite 211
Duluth, MN 55802
 La Crescent 1114 South Oak Street
La Crescent, MN 55947

 Field Office


 Brookfield 250 North Sunnyslope
Road, Suite 296
Brookfield, WI 53005


211 North Broadway
Street, Suite 221
Green Bay, WI 54303

10637 Hayward Court
Unit 2
Hayward, WI 54843

 La Crescent 1114 South Oak Street
La Crescent, MN 55947
2926 Post Road,
Suite B
Stevens Point, WI 54481

 District Headquarters

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
St. Paul District - Regulatory

332 Minnesota St., Suite E1500
St. Paul, MN 55101

Tel: (651) 290-5525
800-290-5847 x 5525

 Agricultural Inquiries

Tel: (651) 290-5378