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Hunt 'em up!

Fall hunting seasons are here. Archery deer, small game and grouse seasons are open. Check out our hunting page to get your plans in place now.

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Prioritize safe firearms handling

Small game hunting season is happening now and it’s a great time to brush up on safe firearms handling.

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Boaters - use caution!

Even after the recent rain, water levels are low on many lakes and rivers. Launching and retrieving watercraft and equipment may be challenging—be sure to check the end of the ramp for a power loading scour hole.

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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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