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March 20, 2019
The Clearwater County Sheriff's Office shared this photo taken from inside a vehicle of a bear at the intersection of Clearwater Lake Road and 169th Avenue, the intersection in front of the Clearbrook-Gonvick School. The sheriff's office is asking that parents in the area not let their children walk to school until further notice.
Clearwater County authorities issue bear alert for area near Clearbrook-Gonvick school
March 20, 2019 - 9:13am
March 19, 2019
This emaciated deer in Iowa County, Wis., was later confirmed to have chronic wasting disease. A whitetail found dead in February near Williston has been confirmed to have CWD, the first documented case of mortality due to the disease in North Dakota. Most animals that carry the disease look healthy; it's only in the final stages whn they become sickly looking.  (Photo/ Wisconsin DNR)
Deer found dead near Williston tests positive for chronic wasting disease
March 19, 2019 - 3:09pm
A raghorn bull elk soaks up the sun Tuesday afternoon near Manvel, N.D. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
‘Raghorn’ bull elk turns heads near Manvel
March 19, 2019 - 10:57am
February 21, 2019
Wild turkeys forage Monday, Feb. 11, on the 800 Block of Fifth Avenue North, Moorhead.
Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
South Dakota backs out of Minnesota city's wild turkey relocation plan
February 21, 2019 - 12:28pm
February 14, 2019
A young deer forages in a wooded area of East Grand Forks this week. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Wildlife weathering the winter OK -- so far
February 14, 2019 - 5:49pm
February 4, 2019
Mick McCoy of Neche, N.D., shared this photo of a rooster pheasant that showed up in his yard Monday morning after being absent for several weeks. "He dropped by this blustery, snowy morning, gorged himself on sunflower seeds for about half an hour, and then flew away," McCoy writes.
That's one tough rooster! Wayward pheasant returns to homeowner's yard in Neche, N.D., after lengthy absence
February 4, 2019 - 12:07pm
January 30, 2019
 Downy woodpecker eating suet. (Photo/ Courtney Celley, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)
How do birds stay warm in winter? Here are some examples
January 30, 2019 - 10:19am
January 27, 2019
A female black bear and her cub. Photo for The Washington Post by Jessica Matthews.
Pair killed a bear and cubs and tried to cover it up, but a wildlife camera helped convict them
January 27, 2019 - 4:44pm
A bull elk stands in the snow along one of the trails at Wilebski's Evergreen Acres in Kittson County in this Nov. 25, 2018 photo taken by Larry Wilebski. Elk are just one of the many wildlife species regularly seen on the northwest Minnesota property, Wilebski says. (Photo courtesy of Larry Wilebski/ Evergreen Acres)play button
Wilebski's Evergreen Acres, a Kittson County nature haven, is a 'peaceful, quiet place' in northwest Minnesota
January 27, 2019 - 6:59am
The Red River Valley Chapter of Pheasants Forever received the Ringneck Award during the recent North Dakota State Pheasants Forever convention in Bismarck. Accepting the award on behalf of the chapter was Jaelyn Nelson (center), North Dakota Pheasants Forever National Youth Leadership Council representative. Pictured with Nelson is her sister, Jenna (left), past NYLC representative, and Renee Tomala, North Dakota Pheasants Forever regional representative. (Submitted photo)
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR to fly elk surveys, N.D. Game and Fish sets spring turkey season etc.
January 27, 2019 - 6:30am
January 16, 2019
The variables and elements needed to sustain wildlife through a Midwest winter haven’t changed. Food, water, shelter and space are the four components of good habitat. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: Feeding is not a good way to help wildlife species get through the winter
January 16, 2019 - 10:22am
January 8, 2019
Minnesota DNR hires new big game program leader
January 8, 2019 - 9:31am
December 23, 2018
Terry Steinwand, North Dakota Game and Fish Department director.
N.D. Game and Fish Department honors employees
December 23, 2018 - 7:00am
December 18, 2018
A helicopter flies low so this bull moose can be darted with a tranquilizer in January 2013 in northeast Minnesota. Moose numbers in northern Minnesota have declined, and researchers attribute at least some of the decline to climate change. (Photo/ Minnesota Department of Natural Resources)
Climate change has varying effect on wildlife, plant species
December 18, 2018 - 6:00am
October 31, 2018
Deer heads are collected by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department each year and are tested to determine whether chronic wasting disease or other illnesses are spreading in the state. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: North Dakota hunters should be aware of CWD regulations
October 31, 2018 - 11:41am