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Land and Natural Resources Department

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Land and Natural Resources Department
2330 Sioux Trail NW
Prior Lake, MN 55372
Phone: 952.496.6136
Fax: 952.233.4242 

Conservation Officer on Duty
763.710.0000

Director
Stephen Albrecht, Operations Administrator
952.233.4236
stephen.albrecht@shakopeedakota.org

Scott Walz, Natural Resources Manager
952.496.6123
scott.walz@shakopeedakota.org

Rick Schlueter, Building Official
952.496.6135
eric.schlueter@shakopeedakota.org

James Sheriff, Chief Conservation Officer
952.233.4233
james.sheriff@shakopeedakota.org

Abby Bathel, Land Manager
952.233.4231
abby.bathel@shakopeedakota.org

Nina Hatling, Program Manager
952.233.4248 
nina.hatling@shakopeedakota.org

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Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community

2330 Sioux Trail NW
Prior Lake, MN 55372
952.445.8900
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