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Funding for the Future

The 4 The Outdoors report shares findings from our exploration into the future of conservation and outdoor recreation in Minnesota. Read the full report and help us take action toward sustainable funding for the future.

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Stay safe while riding your snowmobile

With snowmobile trails busy across the state, staying safe while riding is paramount. Watching your speed, riding to the right, and staying on the trail are three of the best ways to do that.

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Turkey lottery open for WMA hunters

Adult firearm wild turkey hunters who want licenses for early seasons that start in April can apply to hunt in the Mille Lacs, Carlos Avery and Whitewater wildlife management areas now through Friday, Feb. 17. Early season licenses for all other permit areas will be available over-the-counter beginning Wednesday, March 1.

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