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August 15, 2018
Green Heron looking for a snack near Grand Oaks Drive in Baxter in late July. Cis Pecarich
Looking for a snack
August 15, 2018 - 8:00am
August 12, 2018
A trail camera on a tree monitors one of Sam Hanson’s study areas. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
'Geese police' hoping kayakers can protect wild rice
August 12, 2018 - 7:36am
Paleontologists uncover complete tyrannosaur in Montana
August 12, 2018 - 6:17am
August 8, 2018
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - August 8, 2018
August 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
July 23, 2018
First of 3 new psychiatric hospitals for Minnesota children opens
July 23, 2018 - 2:59pm
July 20, 2018
Legionnaires' disease sickens 2 residents of southern Minnesota senior care facility
July 20, 2018 - 5:25pm
Adult zebra mussels range from 1⁄4 to 1 1⁄2 inches long and have yellow and brown striped shells. Unlike native mussels, they can attach themselves to hard surfaces in the water. Mn DNR photo
DNR confirms zebra mussels in Bay Lake
July 20, 2018 - 5:00am
July 16, 2018
CO Tim Collette (Brainerd) worked the Gull Chain and other area lakes. Violations included angling without a valid license, overloaded boat, lack of life preservers, riding on boat transoms and front decks of pontoons, kids under 10 not wearing life jackets, transporting aquatic vegetation and transporting zebra mussels. Photo Illustration
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - July 16, 2018
July 16, 2018 - 2:00pm
July 3, 2018
CO Randy Posner (Staples) reports boaters and people floating the Crow Wing River on tubes were out in full force. Watercraft registration violations were observed. He reminded tubers to be sure to dispose of their cans and trash appropriately.
Area MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports - July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018 - 10:00am
June 30, 2018
Rose chafers can wreak havoc on flowering plants. Photo by Jennifer Knutson
Ask the Master Gardener: Battling a rose chafer invasion on flowers
June 30, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 28, 2018
Megan Kavanagh and Mike Azjac, co-owners of The Marine Landing B.O.T.M., on the St. Croix River last week had to close their restaurant  due to the river’s rising waters. (Tad Vezner / Pioneer Press)
DNR urges caution on swollen Minnesota lakes and rivers
June 28, 2018 - 10:12pm
June 14, 2018
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Thursday it will try once again to take Great Lakes region wolves off the federal endangered species list. Photo courtesy U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Another effort planned to kick wolves off endangered list
June 14, 2018 - 6:23pm
June 13, 2018
Dr. Katie Baratto, veterinarian with the Wild and Free program at the Garrison Animal Hospital prepares an eagle for release. Photos by Jim Lease
Wild and free once more
June 13, 2018 - 11:00am
June 12, 2018
Rick Swenson of Underwood, Minn., paddles down the Red River in a giant pumpkin Oct. 15, 2016 as he attempts to set the Guinness World Record for longest distance paddled in a pumpkin. Swenson paddled to Oslo, Minn., a distance of about 26 river miles, and received notification Tuesday morning from Guinness that he is the official record holder for longest distance paddled in a pumpkin. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
The Great Pumpkin Paddler: Fergus Falls-area man sets Guinness world record with pumpkin-paddling voyage from Grand Forks to Oslo, Minn.
June 12, 2018 - 2:11pm
By Andy Reago & Chrissy McClarren (Red-headed Woodpecker) [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Birding presentation set in New York Mills
June 12, 2018 - 8:30am
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