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Whitefish, tullibee sport-netting to open on select Tower area lakes

Published on October 19, 2020

Whitefish, tullibee netting opening on seven lakes in the Tower area.


New day use area, Miner’s Mountain Road now open at Cuyuna Country SRA

Published on October 19, 2020

A new accessible day use area is now open at Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area


DNR and St. Louis County rescue personnel save paddler’s life in BWCA

Published on October 19, 2020

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Sean Williams and members of the volunteer St. Louis County Rescue Squad on Saturday night rescued a man experiencing severe hypothermia in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCA).


DNR Fish and Wildlife Almanac

Published on October 19, 2020

A weekly list of news briefs about fish, wildlife, and habitat management.


Second DNR confiscated hunting, fishing equipment auction set for Oct. 24

Published on October 19, 2020

Auction will be held online


DNR welcomes people with disabilities at wildlife management areas

Published on October 19, 2020

Options are available for using mobility devices on WMAs


Field reports: What Minnesota deer hunters can expect this season

Published on October 19, 2020

Nearly half a million firearms deer hunters are preparing for the firearms deer season that opens Saturday, Nov. 7, and offers opportunity to spend time outdoors with friends and family, find adventure outdoors and put venison in the freezer.


Mountain bike trails expanding at Cuyuna Country SRA

Published on October 19, 2020

Mountain bike trails expanding at Cuyuna Country SRA


Public has opportunity to comment on management of Heron Lake

Published on October 15, 2020

Plan for world-class waterfowl destination in Jackson County to be updated. The public is invited to provide comments on the plan.


Zebra mussels confirmed in Big Lake and Mitchell Lake in Sherburne County

Published on October 15, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed reports of zebra mussels in Big Lake and Mitchell Lake, two adjacent lakes in the city of Big Lake in Sherburne County.


DNR Fish and Wildlife Almanac

Published on October 13, 2020

A weekly list of news briefs about fish, wildlife, and habitat management.


Deer hunters urged to submit samples in chronic wasting disease sampling areas

Published on October 13, 2020

Minnesota deer hunters should be aware of chronic wasting disease regulations and sampling as they plan ahead for upcoming deer seasons


DNR seeks comments on environmental review topics for proposed Grindstone Dam removal

Published on October 12, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking public comments through Nov. 12 on topics to be included in an environmental impact statement for the proposed removal of the Grindstone Dam in Hinckley.


DNR seeks comments on environmental assessment worksheet for Lock and Dam Pool 2 embankment protective island

Published on October 12, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is accepting comments through Nov. 12 on an environmental assessment worksheet for a proposed project to construct a protective island on the Mississippi River.


Zebra mussels confirmed in Piersons Lake in Carver County

Published on October 8, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the presence of zebra mussels in Piersons Lake, near Victoria in Carver County.


Work completed, Sakatah Singing Hills State Trail now fully open

Published on October 8, 2020

A six-mile stretch of trail between Waterville and Elysian is now open after summer construction wrapped up. The upgraded segment has new pavement and 10-feet wide trails.


The state’s annual public land sale goes virtual

Published on October 8, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has state lands for sale in Cass, Cook, Hubbard, Otter Tail, Pine, St. Louis and Wadena counties.


Wildfire risk increases across Minnesota

Published on October 7, 2020

Dry weather and drought across Minnesota have created conditions favorable for wildfires this fall.


Anglers invited to comment on proposed St Louis County sunfish regulations

Published on October 6, 2020

DNR to host virtual and local town hall meetings in October


Zebra mussels confirmed in Lake Minnie-Belle in Meeker County

Published on October 5, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed reports of zebra mussels in Lake Minnie-Belle, near Litchfield in Meeker County.


DNR Fish and Wildlife Almanac

Published on October 5, 2020

A weekly list of news briefs about fish, wildlife, and habitat management


DNR accepting applications for coastal area grants

Published on October 5, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is accepting grant applications through Nov. 13 for project funding through Minnesota’s Lake Superior Coastal Program.


DNR begins testing for industrial chemicals in deer

Published on September 28, 2020

Minnesota joins other states in sampling deer near known PFAS contamination sites


Zebra mussels confirmed in Pleasant Lake in Wright County

Published on September 28, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed reports of zebra mussels in Pleasant Lake, near Annandale in Wright County.


DNR Fish and Wildlife Almanac

Published on September 28, 2020

A weekly list of news briefs about fish, wildlife, and habitat management.