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Record number of watercraft inspectors to monitor boats
May 26, 2016 - 6:57pm
February 24, 2016
Southwest Minnesota: Land of impaired waters
February 24, 2016 - 11:34pm
September 25, 2015
DNR launches voluntary program to test ducks for avian influenza
September 25, 2015 - 11:14pm
May 14, 2015
Black bear spotted this week in Spicer
May 14, 2015 - 4:32pm
April 28, 2015
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources offices in Sauk Rapids, New London, Glenwood, Carlos Avery and Little Falls are collecting wild turkeys to be tested for avian influenza. (SUBMITTED/Gene Stukel)
Willmar-area hunters help monitor virus
April 28, 2015 - 10:32pm
Former Kandiyohi County DNR officer sentenced on felony theft charge
January 28, 2015 - 11:10pm
July 11, 2014
Sibley State Park naturalist Melissa Rothwell, right, looks at a dragonfly snagged by Bennett Schwartz as he checks a guidebook to identify it. Schwartz, of Boston, Massachusetts, is visiting his grandmother Jonette Engan and participated in a naturalist program offered Thursday at Sibley State Park near New London. The park had been without a naturalist since the retirement last year of Dick Clayton. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Happy campers as naturalist programs return to Sibley State Park
July 11, 2014 - 11:32pm
July 10, 2014
Rich Rezanka, an aquatic biologist with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, displays a stick covered with zebra mussels during an event at the McQuade Safe Harbor on Lake Superior near Duluth in June 2012. (Forum News Service file photo by Clint Austin/Duluth News Tribune )
More Minn. boaters ticketed for invasive species violations
July 10, 2014 - 11:00pm
April 15, 2014
Controlled burn
April 15, 2014 - 11:38pm
March 29, 2014
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is aiming for zero violations of the state’s aquatic invasive species laws as part of the effort to stop the spread of species such as zebra mussels, shown here. (Submitted photo)
AIS law compliance improving but 1 in 5 boaters still in violation
March 29, 2014 - 12:00am
September 26, 2013
DNA test confirms ID of wolf that bit Minn. teen
September 26, 2013 - 1:13pm
August 30, 2013
Alligator surprises boys fishing on Minnesota lake
August 30, 2013 - 9:43am
July 29, 2013
DNR open house set Thursday to discuss plans for Spicer, Minn., Public Water Access
July 29, 2013 - 7:27am
July 23, 2013
Minn. bear researcher stripped of permit allowed to appeal
July 23, 2013 - 7:12am
July 1, 2013
Kevin Kotts, right, wildlife management director in Glenwood, described how fencing has been erected on a wildlife management area near Simon Lake near the Swift and Pope County border to allow grazing. Josh Kavanagh, left, of Ducks Unlimited, described work to improve water quality in the nearby water body. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
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Video: Kandiyohi County hosts prairie summit, where state’s strategy to save prairie is well underway
July 1, 2013 - 8:59am