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January 17, 2014
Pheasants Forever offering feeders
January 17, 2014 - 11:01pm
January 13, 2014
A snowy owl is shown Saturday north of Awater where local wildlife artist Shalese Sands of Willmar located the bird. She was able to shoot hundreds of photos that she will use for reference in a future painting. Snowy owls have been spotted this year in large numbers in the Midwest and across the U.S. (Submitted photo by Shalese Sands)
Snowy owls sighted in Kandiyohi County, many other areas in U.S. this year
January 13, 2014 - 4:50am
January 6, 2014
Shelled corn placed in an open area near brush or cattails can help pheasants make it through the recent extreme conditions, including freezing rain and ice that makes it difficult for wildlife to find food sources. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Ice could harm wildlife more than cold
January 6, 2014 - 10:17pm
December 17, 2013
An alligator a man tried to trade at a convenience store is pictured in this handout photo courtesy of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, provided to Reuters December 17, 2013.
Credit: Reuters/Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Florida man cited after trying to trade alligator for beer
December 17, 2013 - 11:06am
DNR says swans may be OK
December 17, 2013 - 7:54am
December 12, 2013
A grizzly bear walks in a meadow in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming August 12, 2011.
Credit: Reuters/Lucy Nicholson
U.S. wildlife managers urge lifting Yellowstone grizzly protections
December 12, 2013 - 8:53am
August 29, 2013
Wolf suspected in attack not rabid, tests show
August 29, 2013 - 10:06am
August 27, 2013
Oldest known bear in North America dies in Minnesota
August 27, 2013 - 11:42am
August 13, 2013
Chimpanzee expert Goodall backs Lynn Rogers' bear work
August 13, 2013 - 7:59am
August 9, 2013
Signs of devastating bat disease found in two Minnesota caves
August 9, 2013 - 12:42pm
July 23, 2013
Minn. bear researcher stripped of permit allowed to appeal
July 23, 2013 - 7:12am
July 9, 2013
Survey shows Minnesota’s wolf population down from 2008
July 9, 2013 - 2:52pm
May 27, 2013
This black bear made a surprise visit to the area south of the Northern Lights Beach on the south shore of Big Kandiyohi Lake on Sunday evening. It was spotted in a farm field, a farm grove, and by one resident, in a tree in her yard where her dog was barking at it. Submitted photo
Black bear pays a visit to area south of Big Kandi Lake
May 27, 2013 - 10:56pm
May 14, 2013
In this April 18, 2013, photo, a golden eagle is seen flying over a wind turbine on Duke energy's top of the world windfarm in Converse County Wyo. The company has reported 10 golden eagle deaths since it started operation in 2009. It's the not-so-green secret of the nation's wind-energy boom: Spinning turbines are killing thousands of federally protected birds, including eagles, each year. (AP Photo/Dina Cappiello)
Wind farms get pass on eagle deaths
May 14, 2013 - 7:57am
Minn. DNR: Last of 3 eagle eggs also expected to fail
March 14, 2013 - 12:55pm
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