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December 13, 2017
Second-year student Cameron Fleischer combs through a stack of Gullion notecards, entering their data into a specialized MySQL database created to record and archive this information. Gabriel Lagarde / Forum News Service
Reclaiming the future for ruffed grouse
December 13, 2017 - 7:04am
October 5, 2017
Zebra mussels confirmed in George Lake near Spicer
October 5, 2017 - 3:59pm
July 21, 2017
A silver carp sits in the St. Croix River in March of 2017. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources photo
Invasive carp has quieted down, but 'Minnesotans should be concerned'
July 21, 2017 - 4:23pm
July 6, 2017
Submitted 

Brad Carlson with the state Department of Natural Resources' Spicer fisheries crew netted this American eel in Cottonwood Lake in Lyon County while conducting a routine fish survey in the shallow lake located miles from the Minnesota River.
American eel found in southwest Minn. lake
July 6, 2017 - 11:15pm
June 30, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

A male, eastern forktail dragonfly caught by the volunteers with the Minnesota Dragonfly Society during a bioblitz in June at Swedes Forest Scientific and Natural Area. play button
Odd-named creatures thrive in amazing landscape of Swedes Forest
June 30, 2017 - 8:37pm
August 12, 2016
A bridge, seen in June 2012, which trains once used to cross Nest Lake near Spicer is now part of the Glacial Lakes State Trail used by bikers and hikers. A proposal to route a new segment of the trail through property owned by the New London-Spicer School District has been rejected. (Tribune file photo)
NLS decides against allowing Glacial Lakes State Trail segment on school property
August 12, 2016 - 10:17pm
February 29, 2016
Michele Wallace writes some ideas about how farmers can improve water quality during a water summit Saturday in St. Paul. (Don Davis | Forum News Service)
Minnesota summit produces ideas for clean water
February 29, 2016 - 12:00am
Protesters interrupt Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton’s speech Saturday at his water summit. They criticized him for supporting oil pipelines. (Don Davis | Forum News Service)
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupt governor at Minnesota water summit
February 29, 2016 - 12:00am
January 23, 2016
Professor Arne Kildegaard attended the UN Conference on Climate Change in Paris late last year. (Submitted)
Front-row seat in Paris helps U of M professor see potential of western Minn. in slowing climate change
January 23, 2016 - 12:24am
April 4, 2015
FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Robb Jeffries
FireBoss airplanes sit Friday on the tarmac at Princeton Municipal Airport. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources recently made the switch from older CL-215 airplanes to FireBoss planes for combating wildfires. Four of the airplanes the DNR uses have floats, like this one, and two others need to land to be reloaded with water.
New firefighting airplanes helping DNR combat outbreak of wildfires
April 4, 2015 - 8:26am
April 3, 2015
Fire department, DNR rescue deer stuck in Red Lake River
April 3, 2015 - 8:05am
Dayton proposes budget to improve fish, wildlife management
April 3, 2015 - 6:00am
FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Jesse Trelstad
Gov. Mark Dayton addresses a room of nearly 200 Thursday morning in Worthington. The public aired their concerns and asked questions about Dayton’s proposal to require 50-foot buffer strips along all lakes, rivers and streams.
Governor visits Worthington to talk buffer initiative with large crowd
April 3, 2015 - 1:03am
May 8, 2014
Anglers catch all they need to know at new Fish Minnesota website
May 8, 2014 - 11:28pm
April 23, 2014
This irrigation system near Brooten is one of many in the Bonanza Valley area, which is part of a pilot project of the Department of Natural Resources to study sustainable use of groundwater. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Sustaining groundwater: DNR project studying Bonanza Valley water management
April 23, 2014 - 11:18pm
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