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March 22, 2017
 Sports shows are a great time to interact with a variety of people, talking, listening, discussing and sharing stories. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Sports shows offer opportunity for Game and Fish staff to interact with the public
17 hours 39 min ago
March 21, 2017
Doug Leier - North Dakota Game and Fish Department Carrie Snyder / The Forum
Doug Leier: Lots of talk about winter weather and wildlife
March 21, 2017 - 6:29pm
March 15, 2017
 March is the time of year when wildlife, shooting, fraternal and nonprofit civic organizations are urged to submit applications for North Dakota Game and Fish Department grants to help with costs of putting on events to foster youth hunting or shooting activities. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier/North Dakota Outdoors: Young people hold the key to the future of hunting, fishing and conservation
March 15, 2017 - 11:12am
March 9, 2017
The deadline to apply for North Dakota's "big three" -- elk, moose and bighorn sheep -- seasons is March 22. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier column: Successful 'big three' hunt requires preparation
March 9, 2017 - 9:39am
March 3, 2017
North Dakota's spring light goose conservation season opened Feb. 18. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Light goose season a rite of spring
March 3, 2017 - 1:36pm
February 17, 2017
 In the last 10 years, North Dakota has averaged about 90,000 Canada geese and 25,000 mallards during the winter survey,  this year’s numbers were well below that. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Winter geese numbers reflect the weather
February 17, 2017 - 4:43pm
February 10, 2017
While many of us wonder how the pheasants and deer are doing, how often do we give the same consideration to, say, the chickadee? (Photo: North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Don't forget about nongame wildlife
February 10, 2017 - 12:53pm
February 5, 2017
Fishing, boating violations at top of Game and Fish citations
February 5, 2017 - 12:48am
January 13, 2017
Dates open for hunter safety classes
January 13, 2017 - 7:45am
January 4, 2017
According to Game and Fish statistics, North Dakota sold an all-time high of nearly 223,000 resident and nonresident fishing licenses in 2015-16, the fourth consecutive year of record license sales. (N.D. Game and Fish Department)
Looking back at the outdoors in 2016
January 4, 2017 - 9:29am
December 30, 2016
North Dakota's 2017 deer gun season is scheduled to open Nov. 10. (Photo/ N.D. Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: North Dakota sets dates for 2017 hunting openers
December 30, 2016 - 4:58pm
December 23, 2016
Darkhouse spearfishing has been around for more than 15 years now in North Dakota. (Photo/North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Spearfishing gains popularity in N.D.
December 23, 2016 - 10:15am
December 9, 2016
The great egret's recovery is one of the Migratory Bird Treat Act's great success stories. (Photo/North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Bird treaty marks 100 years
December 9, 2016 - 4:19pm
The great egret's recovery is one of the Migratory Bird Treat Act's great success stories. (Photo/North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Bird treaty marks 100 years
December 9, 2016 - 4:19pm
December 2, 2016
Filling a deer tag, shooting a limit of ducks or catching a 5-pound walleye are not the only factors that define quality or success.  (Photo/N.D. Game and Fish Department)
Managers strive to provide success
December 2, 2016 - 12:02pm
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