MINNESOTA - Minnesotans who would like to serve on committees that review how the DNR spends Game and Fish Fund dollars are encouraged to submit an application beginning Wednesday, Sept. 9. The committees are established pursuant to state law.
The DNR needs at least nine people to fill vacancies on the fisheries oversight and wildlife oversight committees.
A detailed request for applications with an online link to submit an application will be available after Sept. 9 on the DNR website at mndnr.gov/gamefishoversight. The application deadline is Wednesday, Sept. 30. DNR Commissioner Sarah Strommen will appoint committee members for two-year terms.
People who want to serve should have a strong interest in natural resource management and how it is funded, financial review, and working together. Applicants must be Minnesota residents and must have purchased at least one of the personal or commercial Minnesota licenses for hunting, fishing or trapping since Jan. 1, 2019.