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Old 09-08-2009, 01:03 AM
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Originally Posted by Squishy View post
I know that it is illegal to detect in State Parks in Minnesota but I was wondering about other public lands. I stopped in the DNR office and asked them about the rules regarding detecting on public lands and they told me that if I lost something, I could look for it, but that I could not use the detector on any land managed by the DNR for any other reason.

Crazy... just crazy.

Yeah, MN State Parks are off limits. I would not go by anything the DNR says. They are the wrong guys to ask. The only thing they should have a say in is if you find a coin or ring inside of a fish or game animal. Public land is just that: Public. Where in MN are you?

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