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March 17, 2017
The South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department recently released its deer management plan for public review. Submitted photo
SD seeking more successful deer hunts
March 17, 2017 - 6:17pm
March 3, 2017
Pheasants lie frozen in a North Dakota field in this 2008 photo. There have been pheasant losses this winter in North Dakota, as well, but warmer weather in January and February likely saved a few birds. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Winter of 2016-17 may not be bad for wildlife
March 3, 2017 - 1:26pm
February 26, 2017
A white-tailed buck pauses in the woods on a fall morning. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, with the public's help, is developing a deer management plan. DNR officials held a meeting in Duluth on Wednesday night to get input on deer management issues. Forum News Service file photo
Duluth group sounds off about deer management preferences
February 26, 2017 - 7:00am
February 17, 2017
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Party animal? Deer tries to get into Minn. watering hole
February 17, 2017 - 10:17am
February 14, 2017
Hannah Galde, 14, of Hatton, N.D., shot this buck during the deer gun season. She is a 9th-grader in Hatton. Click on the image to see the full photo.
Hannah Galde buck
February 14, 2017 - 9:21am
February 10, 2017
Several kids' prizes also were awarded Feb. 4 during the Larimore Lions Club Fishing Derby at Larimore Dam Recreation Area. (Submitted photo by Josh Andrews)
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK
February 10, 2017 - 1:09pm
February 6, 2017
Tony Fladeland of Grand Forks shot this mule deer buck (left) and muzzleloader whitetail after drawing both mule deer rifle and muzzleloader resident tags. According to Fladeland, the mule deer buck scored 177 inches. “Spot and stalk at sunrise with .270 Ruger at 223 yards,” Fladeland writes. The 5x5 whitetail scores 153 inches, and Fladeland rattled it in to 53 yards from his ground blind while hunting with a CVA .50 caliber with open sights near Mountain, N.D.
Tony Fladeland bucks
February 6, 2017 - 10:56am
February 1, 2017
Adam Murkowski, DNR big game program leader, gives an introduction about Minnesota’s first-ever deer management plan Wednesday during a public engagement meeting held at the Hampton Inn in Bemidji. (Maggi Stivers | Forum News Service)
DNR deer management plan takes first steps
February 1, 2017 - 9:11pm
January 22, 2017
Deer and hay bales go together like snow and winter, and this year, with snowfall approaching 60 inches, deer are starting to make a move into livestock feed stores. Submitted photo by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department
From bucks to Bullwinkle, animals are hungry this winter
January 22, 2017 - 5:32pm
January 11, 2017
A tracking collar allows the research team to study movements as deer travel. (Bret Amundson/Forum News Service)
Risk of CWD reaching northern Minnesota woods is low
January 11, 2017 - 6:13pm
January 10, 2017
Oh deer: East Grand Forks fields complaints, fears for deer population
January 10, 2017 - 8:09pm
Forum News Service file photo by Matt Gade.
More chronic wasting disease-infected deer suspected in Minnesota
January 10, 2017 - 12:52pm
January 4, 2017
Winters with deep snow and sustained periods of cold can be fatal to pheasants, such as these North Dakota birds that froze to death in January 2008. The impact of this winter's severe start on pheasants and other wildlife remains to be seen, officials say. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Winter's impact on wildlife concerns Game and Fish officials
January 4, 2017 - 11:21am
December 30, 2016
An elk moves through a patch of trees in northwest Minnesota in this undated photo. Elk were in the news in 2016 in Minnesota and North Dakota. (Photo/Minnesota DNR)
2016: The outdoors in review
December 30, 2016 - 1:29pm
December 23, 2016
Favorable snow conditions will allow the North Dakota Game and Fish Department to conduct statewide aerial deer surveys for the first time in about four years. (Craig Bihrle/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Outdoors notebook: North Dakota Game and Fish Department set to begin aerial deer surveys
December 23, 2016 - 12:24pm