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Hunt 'em up!

Fall hunting seasons are almost here. Archery deer, small game and grouse seasons open Saturday, Sept. 16. Use our hunting portal 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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Yodel mobile app

Self-payment envelopes are no longer accepted, but the DNR has a new mobile payment option! Use the free Yodel mobile app to purchase firewood or one-day vehicle permits in state parks and recreation areas, and to pay state forest camping fees.

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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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