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Late fall hunts in parks

Many state parks have managed deer hunts through the end of December. Public access to parks varies during these hunts, and some do close to non-hunters. Before you leave home, know which parks still have hunts scheduled and plan accordingly.

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Episode 58: Mni Sóta Mak̇oċe (The Land of the Dakota) Part 2: Prairie Stewardship

Prairie Pod listeners, we're debuting a special podcast episode we've been working on with staff from the four Dakota communities in Minnesota. In Part 2 we cover Dakota historical and cultural perspectives and connections to the prairie.

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Stay safe on cold water

Even though there’s not ice in most places, the water is dangerously cold this time of year. If you’re on it, make sure you’re wearing a life jacket. It’s one of the best, but not the only way, to stay safe and improve your chances of surviving an unexpected fall in.

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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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