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April 9, 2019
Ryan Doorenbos, Windom-area supervisor from the Minnesota DNR Fisheries office in Windom, hands a net full of Brown Trout to Luke Rossow, a fisheries technician, as they stock a creek near Windom.  Tim Middagh / Forum News Service
Windom, Minn., creek stocked with brown trout in advance of Saturday trout opener
April 9, 2019 - 8:24pm
March 30, 2019
Dead fish sit along the edge of the ice near the public access to Eagle Lake Monday. It's one of many shallower lakes in which the DNR expects to see sizable fish kills following the deep snowpack that cut oxygen to the lakes. Pat Christman / Mankato Free Press
More fish kills expected this spring in oxygen-starved lakes
March 30, 2019 - 12:01pm
March 29, 2019
Volunteers will be doing their part to enhance prairie grouse habitat Saturday, March 30, at Pembina Wildlife Management Area northeast of Crookston. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Prairie grouse work day set for Saturday
March 29, 2019 - 9:44am
March 28, 2019
A group of little brown bats with white nose syndrome, a deadly fungus now blamed for cutting bat numbers by 90 percent in the Soudan underground mine near Lake Vermilion. U.S.D.A photo.
Minnesota bats devastated by white-nose syndrome
March 28, 2019 - 7:30pm
March 19, 2019
DNR seeks comments on Enbridge Line 3 replacement
March 19, 2019 - 2:41pm
March 11, 2019
Four moose photographed during the Minnesota DNR's 2019 winter survey conducted in January. These moose were in the Pagami Creek fire area that burned in a 2011 wildlfire, creating perfect moose habitat. Photo by Mike Schrage
Minnesota moose holding their own
March 11, 2019 - 5:46pm
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 20, 2019
Photo by  Brad Dokken, Forum News Service
Deadlines approaching to remove fish houses from Minnesota lakes
February 20, 2019 - 2:19pm
February 14, 2019
A sturgeon estimated to weigh 120 pounds was caught in the St. Croix River recently by 
Darren Troseth of Jordan, Minn. It is believed to be the biggest record fish ever caught in Minnesota.
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
February 14, 2019 - 10:50am
February 10, 2019
White tail deer are expected to multiply fast as Minnesota's climate alters. Warmer winters means less snow, which means they will be able to forage for food more easily. Forum News Service file photo
Packin’ up and heading north? Climate change is affecting Minnesota more than most states
February 10, 2019 - 3:21pm
January 26, 2019
Minnesota Conservation Officer Jake Willis is investigating the unusual deaths of more than 40 mammals and birds dumped along Minnesota Highway 23 just outside Duluth earlier this month. Photo courtesy Minnesota DNR
Rehabilitation volunteer admits wrongly disposing of dead critters
January 26, 2019 - 5:36pm
January 25, 2019
A rendering of what the Pelican River in downtown Pelican Rapids, Minn., would look like if the current dam was removed and replaced by rapids. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
McFeely: Pelican Rapids confronts future of downtown dam
January 25, 2019 - 6:40pm
Minnesota Conservation Officer Jake Willis is investigating the unusual deaths of more than 40 mammals and birds dumped along Minnesota Highway 23 just outside Duluth earlier this month. It's unclear how the animals were killed. Photo courtesy Minnesota DNR
Dozens of dead mammals, birds dumped outside Duluth
January 25, 2019 - 5:03pm
January 13, 2019
This emaciated deer in Iowa County, Wis., was later confirmed to have CWD. Most animals that carry the disease look healthy. It's only in the final stages where they become sickly looking. Wisconsin DNR photo.
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading, has crossed species
January 13, 2019 - 2:04pm
January 5, 2019
As part of the September fall gillnet survey on Lake of the Woods, fisheries crews set four, 250-foot nets at each of 16 sites on the Minnesota side of the lake from the south shore to the Northwest Angle, leaving the nets in overnight and checking them the next day. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Fall survey confirms strong walleye and sauger populations in Lake of the Woods
January 5, 2019 - 11:56am
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