Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Environmental Assessment

Wildlife

Services

Wolf
Wildlife, fishery and habitat resources are primary considerations that are factored into the design and development of our transportation projects. MnDOT has established committed, close working relationships with our local, state and federal partners in order to facilitate the continued protection and improvement of these resources and to ensure compliance with federal and state rules and regulations.
  • Guidance and technical support to ensure compliance with State and Federal rules and regulations governing wildlife and fishery resources
  • Analysis of transportation related impacts on wildlife resources including species under State and/or Federal protection
  • Development of measures to avoid/minimize or mitigate transportation related impacts to wildlife resources
  • Development and implementation of measures to increase permeability to accommodate fish and wildlife movement
  • Resource agency coordination
  • Wildlife Surveys
  • Wildlife permitting coordination
  • Negotiation of mitigation agreements

Questions?

Christopher Smith
christopher.e.smith@state.mn.us
651-366-3605

Peter Leete
peter.leete@state.mn.us
651-366-3634