Minnesota wildlife

Banding birds on an island

At work for you

Helping you discover, explore, hunt and enjoy Minnesota's diverse wildlife and the forests, prairies, woods and wetlands on 11 million acres of public land. Contact your local area wildlife office for help and information.


Be bear aware for the summer

a black bearHikers, campers and others recreating outdoors should be aware of bears while making their outdoor plans this year.

Sign up for outdoors webinars

a young hunter holding a shotgun near a sign for a wildlife management areaLearn and sharpen your outdoor skills with these upcoming online webinars from the DNR.