License Minnesota

Permit to Transplant and/or Collect Aquatic Vegetation

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

Agency contact information:

Natural Resources (DNR), Minnesota Department of
500 Lafayette Rd.
St. Paul, MN 55155
(651) 296-6157 | (888) 646-6367 | (651) 296-5484 (TTY) | (800) 657-3929 (TTY)
Fisheries
(651) 259-5200
(651) 297-4916 (fax)
Aquatic Plant Management Program -500 Lafayette Rd., Box 25, St. Paul, MN 55155-4025
(651) 259-5092
Contact Info: steve.enger@state.mn.us

Website:

Aquatic Plant Management Program


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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) manages the state's natural resources. Hunting, fishing, state forests and parks, lakes, rivers and streams, boating and water safety, trails, snowmobiling, skiing, education, enforcement, wildlife management, lands and minerals are managed by the DNR.

Forms:

Application to Collect or Transplant Aquatic Vegetation

Permit information and applications are available on the MN Dept. of Natural Resources (DNR) website, Aquatic Plant Management Program section at Permits to Control Aquatic Plants, Instructions for transplanting/collecting application and Transplanting/collecting application.

Requirements:

Refer to the aquatic plant control permitting process information available on the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) website, Aquatic Plant Management Program section at Permits to Control Aquatic Plants.



DNR Regional Offices

Aquatic Plant Management (APM) mailing addresses:

Northwest - Region 1 - Bemidji
Department of Natural Resources
Regional Fisheries Manager
2115 Birchmont Beach Road NE
Bemidji, MN 56601
(218) 308-2633

Northeast - Region 2 - Grand Rapids
Department of Natural Resources
Regional Fisheries Manager
1201 East Highway 2
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
(218) 327-4414

Brainerd
Includes: Aitkin, Crow Wing, and Southern Cass County
Department of Natural Resources
Aquatic Plant Management
1601 Minnesota Drive
Brainerd, MN 56401
(218) 828-2735

Central - Region 3 - St. Paul
Includes: Anoka, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, and Washington Counties
Department of Natural Resources
Fisheries APM Staff
1200 Warner Road
St. Paul, MN 55106
(651) 259-5816

Little Falls
Includes: Benton, Isanti, Kanabec, Pine, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, and Wright Counties
Department of Natural Resources
Aquatic Plant Management
16543 Haven Road
Little Falls, MN 56345
(320) 616-2450 Ext. 235

Southwest - Region 4 - New Ulm
Department of Natural Resources
Regional Fisheries Manager
261 Highway 15 South
New Ulm, MN 56073-8915
(507) 359-6046

Fee:

No fee.

Other Pertinent Information:

Refer to the MN Dept. of Natural Resources publication A Guide to Aquatic Plants.