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Track Ice Out Dates

The thaw is here, track lakes as ice out dates are reported. Please put safety first, donít push the ice season to its limit. No fish is worth the risk of a cold water emergency.

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Search for springs

Help researchers gather important groundwater data. Use the Reporting App on your mobile device, tablet, or desktop computer.


Proposed Fee Increases

The DNR is seeking some necessary but modest fee increases to support our diverse outdoor recreation opportunities. Learn more about the proposed fee increases.