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September 13, 2017
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ Doug Leier: Hunters and anglers play significant role in conservation and natural resources management
September 13, 2017 - 9:04am
September 6, 2017
North Dakota's 2017 waterfowl season is similar to last year as far as regulations and bag limits. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ Doug Leier: Drought dampens generally good waterfowl season outlook in North Dakota
September 6, 2017 - 10:39am
August 30, 2017
More than 12 million walleye fingerlings were stocked in more than 130 waters across North Dakota this year, besting the previous high by more than 1 million fish. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: Stocking helps meet increase in North Dakota fishing waters
August 30, 2017 - 10:41am
August 16, 2017
Last year, North Dakota's combined August and September early Canada goose harvest was more than 36,000 resident geese, which was somewhat lower than recent peak years when hunters at times bagged more than 50,000 birds. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: 'August Canada goose management take' ushers in new late summer tradition
August 16, 2017 - 9:32am
August 9, 2017
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department's PLOTS program will have about 737,000 acres available for the fall 2017 hunting season. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: Private lands biologist shares info on PLOTS program
August 9, 2017 - 12:01pm
August 2, 2017
North Dakota's first statewide archery season for deer was held in 1954. Game and Fish issued 1,119 licenses for that first season. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: A look at the history of the North Dakota Game and Fish Department
August 2, 2017 - 9:13am
July 26, 2017
In the last 10 to 20 years, bluegill fisheries and angling have expanded across North Dakota. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ Doug Leier: Expanding bluegill opportunities offer fun alternative to walleyes across North Dakota
July 26, 2017 - 9:18am
July 19, 2017
Boaters should be aware of regulations for not only their destination, but for any states they are traveling through while en route. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: Know the rules to keep aquatic nuisance species at bay
July 19, 2017 - 11:44am
July 12, 2017
Monarchs need milkweed like human infants need milk. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: 'Without milkweed, there are no more monarchs'
July 12, 2017 - 9:32am
July 5, 2017
Even though North Dakota's spring duck index is below 3 million for the first time since 1994, it was still 23 percent above the long-term average and is the 24th highest on record. (N.D. Game and Fish Department photo)
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ Doug Leier: Declining spring duck index remains higher than long-term average
July 5, 2017 - 9:26am
June 28, 2017
Anglers using the latest inventions have not necessarily accelerated the demise of fishing. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: Properly releasing fish will improve odds of survival and quality fishing in the future
June 28, 2017 - 9:18am
June 21, 2017
It’s a good idea for operators of anchored or nonmotorized vessels to avoid high-traffic areas if possible. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: Following boating regulations helps ensure safety on the water
June 21, 2017 - 10:48am
June 7, 2017
The spread of zebra mussels is a serious threat to all waterways, and anglers want to preserve the health of their favorite fishing spots for the next generation. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: Regulations aim to reduce the risk of spreading aquatic nuisance species
June 7, 2017 - 9:36am
May 31, 2017
The Game and Fish Department is allocating 5,500 more deer licenses than last year. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: Going online is the easiest way to apply for North Dakota deer gun licenses
May 31, 2017 - 9:56am
The Game and Fish Department is allocating 5,500 more deer licenses than last year. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: Going online is the easiest way to apply for North Dakota deer gun licenses
May 31, 2017 - 9:56am