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June 3, 2016
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Turtle crossing? Drivers urged to watch for turtles as nesting season begins
June 3, 2016 - 1:21pm
May 27, 2016
Grand Forks Herald illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Catbirds hang out in area gardens
May 27, 2016 - 4:06pm
Harriet, the first eagle ambassador of the National Eagle Center in Wabasha and a familiar visitor to veterans homes, schools and nursing homes, is shown on her outdoor perch. She died Wednesday May 25. (photo courtesy of the National Eagle Center)
National Eagle Center’s oldest eagle dies at 35
May 27, 2016 - 3:48pm
May 24, 2016
Zebra mussels. File.
Zebra mussels found on Red River at Moorhead intake
May 24, 2016 - 2:00pm
May 22, 2016
Vesper Sparrow, by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Plain birds do attract attention
May 22, 2016 - 7:30am
May 20, 2016
A bison is seen in Theordore Roosevelt National Park on Wednesday. Recent bison attacks have led to increased awareness over safety when entering national parks and coming in contact with wildlife. (Press Photo by Kalsey Stults)play button
Bison are cool, but ferocious, experts in Medora warn of national mammal
May 20, 2016 - 1:00pm
May 15, 2016
The recovery of bald eagle populations is just one of the Endangered Species Act's success stories. When the bald eagle was listed under threat in 1978, North Dakota had no known nesting pairs and hadn’t for quite some time. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Check it Out: International Endangered Species Day
May 15, 2016 - 11:30am
May 12, 2016
A black bear visited the Paul Lewin farm south of Richville in late April and enjoyed a snack of suet meant for birds. Lewin estimates the bear was about eight-feet tall and it hung around his farmstead for a couple of hours on the afternoon of April 23. The bear returned in the evening when it spent about an hour eating from the suet block.
Farmer puts food out for birds, gets a bear in his yard instead
May 12, 2016 - 3:30pm
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Bear with cubs charges Minnesota man, knocks him down
May 12, 2016 - 11:30am
May 9, 2016
Volunteers with the Peter Emily International Veterinary Dental Foundation perform a root canal Saturday on Shazam, a 14-year-old black leopard at The Wildcat Sanctuary in Sandstone. Samantha Erkkila / Forum News Serviceplay button
Black leopard gets a root canal, 2 teeth pulled at Wildcat Sanctuary in Minnesota
May 9, 2016 - 5:30pm
“Most fawns are born in late May and mid-June. Leaving them alone gives them the best chance for survival, even if they appear abandoned or fragile,” said Adam Murkowski, DNR big game program leader. / Mn DNR
Leave the deer fawns alone, Minnesota DNR pleads
May 9, 2016 - 3:00pm
May 8, 2016
Stripes help identify sparrow species
May 8, 2016 - 8:00am
May 6, 2016
Piping plover. (Photo by Gene Nieminen, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)
Piping plovers: Volunteers work to bring back the nearly-extinct birds
May 6, 2016 - 7:00pm
May 5, 2016
Visitors watch Trouble, the Lake Superior Zoo's brown bear, in May 2015. Steve Kuchera /
No more Trouble: Duluth zoo's star brown bear headed to sanctuary
May 5, 2016 - 3:45pm
May 3, 2016
A black bear digs into garbage Sunday night at the home of Crosslake Police Chief Bob Hartman. Hartman said multiple callers reported bear activity in Crosslake recently and advised residents to bring garbage and bird feeders in at night. Submitted by Chief Bob Hartman
Bear pulling down bird feeders, getting into garbage in Crosslake, Minnesota
May 3, 2016 - 8:00pm