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DNR reminds visitors to bring only approved firewood onto state lands
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wants to remind visitors that only approved firewood is allowed on lands administered by the DNR, such as state parks, state forests and wildlife management areas. Firewood restrictions are needed to help prevent the … Full Story ...
Zebra mussels confirmed in Lake Eunice in Becker County
Zebra mussels have been confirmed in Lake Eunice in Becker County in northwestern Minnesota, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. On June 22, a citizen provided DNR aquatic invasive species (AIS) staff in Fergus Falls a photo of … Full Story ...
DNR to sell land in Pine County
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will conduct a sealed bid auction for 81 acres in Pine County. The parcel for sale includes frontage along the Tamarack River, buildings, and recreational opportunities. Open houses are scheduled 12 p.m. to 2 … Full Story ...
DNR names new enforcement regional manager
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has named a new Enforcement Division regional enforcement manager. First Lt. Jason Peterson will assume his new position and be promoted to the rank of captain on July 1. “In his new role as … Full Story ...
Funding for Minnesota state parks and trails is good news for Fourth of July visitors and local economies
A good year at the Capitol means visitors to Minnesota state parks and trails will enjoy the same high-quality services as they have come to expect in recent years. This is good news for the millions of people who visit … Full Story ...
Prairie chicken hunt lottery opens July 1
Starting Wednesday, July 1, hunters can enter a lottery for one of 126 permits available for the 2015 Minnesota prairie chicken season. Applications are available wherever Minnesota Department of Natural Resources hunting and fishing licenses are sold. The deadline is … Full Story ...
Ruffed grouse counts similar to last year
Minnesota’s ruffed grouse spring drumming counts were unchanged this year compared to last year, according to a survey conducted by the Department of Natural Resources. This follows a significant increase of 34 percent from 2013 to 2014, said Charlotte Roy, … Full Story ...
Sign up now for a hunter safety course
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that it is never too early to sign up for a hunter safety course. In general, anyone born after Dec. 31, 1979, needs a firearms certificate to hunt game with a firearm … Full Story ...
DNR accepting applications for 2015 Camp Ripley archery hunts
Hunters can apply starting Wednesday, July 1, for the 2015 regular archery deer hunts at Camp Ripley near Little Falls. The application deadline is Friday, Aug. 14. Hunters may pick from only one of two hunting seasons: Oct. 15-16 (Thursday … Full Story ...
DNR Enforcement announces promotion
Capt. Todd Kanieski will take a new position within the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Enforcement Division as an operations manager and be promoted to the rank of major on July 1. “Officer Kanieski is an organized and devoted professional,” … Full Story ...
New law adds width to criteria for where ATVs can ride
On July 1, the state of Minnesota will begin using the width of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) to determine how ATVs are classified and where they can be ridden. This change will affect ATV owners, but they don’t need to take … Full Story ...
Drinking and boating don’t mix: Operation Dry Water in effect June 26-28
In an effort to curb alcohol-related boating accidents and deaths, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and other public safety agencies around the state will ramp up patrols for intoxicated boaters June 26-28. The amplified enforcement efforts are part of … Full Story ...
Herbicide applications to help reforestation efforts in the Cloquet Area
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will begin herbicide applications on select state lands in the Cloquet area as a way to improve reforestation efforts. Applications to 77 acres will begin after July 15 and continue through approximately September 15. … Full Story ...
Eurasian watermilfoil discovered in Bear Lake in Carlton County
Aquatic biologists from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) have confirmed the presence of Eurasian watermilfoil in Bear Lake near Barnum in Carlton County. Following an initial report by a DNR fisheries crew doing survey work on the lake, … Full Story ...
Walleye stocking: By the numbers
Anglers are never far from a lake where they can catch walleye in Minnesota. Fish stocking keeps it that way. Stocking walleyes involves taking eggs from waters that have reproducing walleye populations and releasing newly hatched fry or small walleye … Full Story ...
Breeding mallard numbers down, other species up from last year
Minnesota’s breeding mallard population counts are down from last year while other species saw increases, according to the results of the annual Minnesota Department of Natural Resources spring waterfowl surveys. This year’s mallard breeding population was estimated at 206,000, which … Full St ...
DNR plans to sell nonferrous mineral leases
The Department of Natural Resources plans to hold a sale of state-owned metallic mineral leases for sites in northern Minnesota in fall 2015. The DNR invites public input on the areas under consideration, which include sites in Aitkin, Carlton, Cass, … Full Story ...
DNR aquatic invasive species training and trailer decal repealed; affirmation passed
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources aquatic invasive species (AIS) training and trailer decal program, which was due to launch this year, was repealed by the Minnesota Legislature during its recently completed special session. In its place, the Legislature added … Full Story ...
Protecting forests helps protect tullibee in cold, clear lakes
A favorite prey species for walleye, northern pike, lake trout and muskellunge is facing an uncertain future in northern Minnesota, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Tullibee, also called cisco, could be in trouble. “Tullibee need deep, cold … Full Story ...
Meeker County OHV Park to celebrate grand opening June 27
A grand opening celebration for the new Meeker County Off-highway Vehicle Park will take place Saturday, June 27, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Amenities of the 40-acre wooded park include 5 … Full Story ...
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