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Minnesota DNR encourages deer hunters to make a plan for archery season

Published on September 5, 2023

Once Minnesota’s archery deer season opens Saturday, Sept. 16, hunters will be clad in camouflage sitting in tree stand perches or concealed spots on the ground, watching and enjoying time outdoors.


Minnesota DNR offers ways to learn about new outdoor activities this fall

Published on September 5, 2023

Registration open for new sessions of the Minnesota Outdoor Skills and Stewardship Series.


Fish and Wildlife Almanac, Sept. 5

Published on September 5, 2023

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


Minnesota DNR to offer free entrance to state parks and recreation areas on Saturday, Sept. 9

Published on August 31, 2023

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is waiving vehicle permit fees at all 75 state parks and recreation areas on Saturday, Sept. 9.


Zebra mussels confirmed in Moon Lake in Douglas County

Published on August 31, 2023

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the presence of zebra mussels in Moon Lake, near Brandon in Douglas County.


Starry Stonewort confirmed in Clearwater Lake in Wright County

Published on August 28, 2023

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the presence of the invasive algae starry stonewort in Clearwater Lake, near Annandale in Wright County.


Minnesota DNR invites deer hunters to share wildlife observations

Published on August 28, 2023

Observations help broaden understanding of deer and other Minnesota animals.


Minnesota DNR seeks applications for advisory committees

Published on August 28, 2023

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is recruiting new members to serve on key advisory groups related to Minnesota’s natural heritage, aquatic invasive species, outdoor recreation, and Lake Superior Coastal Program.


DNR stocks heritage brook trout in southeast Minnesota

Published on August 28, 2023

Effort to reintroduce these fish goes back nearly 20 years.


Fish and Wildlife Almanac, Aug. 28

Published on August 28, 2023

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


Well sampling planned in St. Louis County for Groundwater Atlas

Published on August 24, 2023

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will collect water samples from about 180 wells in St. Louis County for use in the development of a Groundwater Atlas of St. Louis County.


Starry stonewort confirmed in Long Lake in Hubbard County

Published on August 24, 2023

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the presence of the invasive algae starry stonewort in Long Lake, near Park Rapids in Hubbard County.


Minnesota DNR focuses on lesser-known native fish at the State Fair fish pond

Published on August 24, 2023

Agency also asking for public opinion in online questionnaire.


Minnesota DNR reminds waterfowl hunters to watch for wild ricers during early teal season

Published on August 22, 2023

Shooting restrictions are in place near wild rice beds open to wild rice harvest on Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe reservation.


Hunters asked not to shoot ear-tagged, radio-collared research bears

Published on August 21, 2023

Collared bears provide important management data.


Fish and Wildlife Almanac, Aug. 21

Published on August 21, 2023

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


16 new Minnesota DNR conservation officers graduate from academy, begin field training

Published on August 17, 2023

Sixteen people who trained for months to become Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officers took a step to achieving their goal earlier this week when they graduated from the 22nd Conservation Officer Academy.


Minnesota DNR adds new entertainment, presentations to 2023 State Fair lineup

Published on August 17, 2023

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ building and surrounding grounds at the Minnesota State Fair (which runs from Aug. 24 to Sept. 4) will feature new musicians, presentations and activities in addition to popular attractions from previous years.


Public hearing scheduled to discuss management for Silver Lake

Published on August 15, 2023

Public hearing planned for Tuesday, Aug. 22 in Green Isle.


Minnesota DNR seeks comments on proposed experimental regulation for northern pike on Gull Lake chain in Cass, Crow Wing counties

Published on August 15, 2023

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold an open house on Thursday, Sept. 7, to collect public comments and share information about a proposed northern pike regulation change for the Gull Lake chain, including Gull Lake and connected Upper Gull, Margaret, Ray, Love, Nisswa, Roy, and Round lakes in Cass and Crow Wing counties.


Minnesota DNR accepting letters of intent for Coastal Program grants

Published on August 15, 2023

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is accepting letters of intent for projects seeking funding through its Lake Superior Coastal Program.


Minnesota DNR publishes 2022 state park visitor study results

Published on August 15, 2023

Study shows increased visits from people of color and highlights the impact of state park visits on local economies.


Fish and Wildlife Almanac, Aug. 15

Published on August 15, 2023

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


Minnesota DNR announces Grand Rapids area deer hunting season protocols

Published on August 10, 2023

CWD sampling mandatory for all city hunt seasons, harvest reduced in DPA 679.


Wild rice season opens soon, but harvesters must ensure rice is ripe

Published on August 8, 2023

Minnesota DNR offers tips for those new to harvesting.

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