January - February 2003
This Issue. By Kathleen Weflen
When a Hunt Is Not a Hunt
The threat of chronic wasting disease challenges the definition of a "hunt." Text and photography by Greg Breining.
The Mystery of a Map and a Man
Resource managers have come to depend on this famously meticulous map of historical Minnesota. By Tim Brady.
Fishing the Ice
Clear lessons come from a simple pleasure. By John Brandon. Illustrations by Nora Wildgen
The Elegance of Slime Molds
Amorphous and creepy, these eccentric life forms intrigue artists and scientists alike. By Susan Kaneko Binkley. Photography by James Sogaard
Flying to Freedom
Close Encounters.By Jaime L. Benshoff
Where's Nature in the Twin Cities?
Field Notes.By Gustave Axelson
New Look at Beautiful Shores
Field Notes.By Margaret Haapoja
Bass Virus Found
Field Notes.By Jason Abraham
Coyote (Canis latrans)
Minnesota Profile. By Jason Abraham
Coming up in the Minnesota Conservation Volunteer:
Biking the Willard Munger trail