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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Streams stable for season openerof boots. Walleye spawning is pretty much over and the steelhead run is slowin
Streams stable for season opener
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
of boots. Walleye spawning is pretty much over and the steelhead run is slowing down on Lake Michigan tributaries, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said. Some mushroom hunters already reporting their first morel finds in the... Read more
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Kenosha News
Rehabilitated bald eagle takes flighthim,” Wallace Blane said. “It’s been seven weeks. He was ready to go home.” Ma
Rehabilitated bald eagle takes flight
Kenosha News / Posted 4 days ago
him,” Wallace Blane said. “It’s been seven weeks. He was ready to go home.” Marty Johnson, a wildlife specialist with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, was the one who called Fellow Mortals in to help the bird after he was... Read more
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Kenosha News
Nearly 40,000 tiny salmon move into townmature enough to swim in the Pike River and Lake Michigan. The Kenosha Sportfi
Nearly 40,000 tiny salmon move into town
Kenosha News / Posted 4 days ago
mature enough to swim in the Pike River and Lake Michigan. The Kenosha Sportfishing and Conservation Association and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources hope their efforts pay off with fully grown fish that return to Kenosha... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Video submissions invited for invasive species awarenessIn celebration, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Wisconsin
Video submissions invited for invasive species awareness
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
In celebration, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Wisconsin Invasive Species Council are hosting a video contest encouraging participants to show how they protect the places they play from invasive species. The goal of the annual... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Anglers concentrate on perch, bluegillWisconsin has been generally light, with just a few sucker and panfish anglers
Anglers concentrate on perch, bluegill
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Wisconsin has been generally light, with just a few sucker and panfish anglers out trying their luck, according to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Grier said he has not yet heard of any turkeys harvested, though it is early in... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Wild land fire safety tips during state of emergencyis the short winter that we had,” said Joe Schwantes, the forestry team leader
Wild land fire safety tips during state of emergency
WAOW Wausau / Posted 9 days ago
is the short winter that we had,” said Joe Schwantes, the forestry team leader for Marathon and Portage counties with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Schwantes explained, getting a bit of rain won't put out the risk. “Fire... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Where's walleye? Major tagging project aims to find outA major research effort by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Unive
Where's walleye? Major tagging project aims to find out
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
A major research effort by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and Michigan DNR intends to learn more about the walleye and their movements to aid in management of the sought-after species. Steve... Read more
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Kenosha News
Parkside to cut down more ash treesash borer since the insect accidentally brought from Asia into the United State
Parkside to cut down more ash trees
Kenosha News / Posted 10 days ago
ash borer since the insect accidentally brought from Asia into the United States in the 1990s. Just 10 years ago the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources found no evidence the invasive species had reached the state. The first of the... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
$46 Million Settlement Fund to Restore Fox Riverto further assess and restore the Lower Fox River and Green Bay. Trustees incl
$46 Million Settlement Fund to Restore Fox River
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 10 days ago
to further assess and restore the Lower Fox River and Green Bay. Trustees include the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Oneida Tribe and Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin. The recent Natural Resource... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Sturgeon crews nab a big onein Shawano brought conservation advocates a new opportunity to study and nurtur
Sturgeon crews nab a big one
The Shawano Leader / Posted 10 days ago
in Shawano brought conservation advocates a new opportunity to study and nurture the magnificent fish. Crews from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources spent all day capturing and tagging sturgeons that have gathered on the Wolf River... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Sturgeon illegally killed in Black CreekSEYMOUR, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Seymour P
Sturgeon illegally killed in Black Creek
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 10 days ago
SEYMOUR, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Seymour Police Department are investigating the illegal spearing of a 56-inch male sturgeon in Black Creek near Seymour, Wis. Authorities believe the sturgeon was speared during... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Wasting disease prevalent in early testsin elk since 1981, Carner said. Wisconsin is the national case study for the d
Wasting disease prevalent in early tests
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
in elk since 1981, Carner said. Wisconsin is the national case study for the disease's progression, Carner said. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources discovered the disease in deer in 2002. Iowa County has the highest prevalence... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakesunanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The t
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakes
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 11 days ago
unanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The talks come after years of study and work from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Waukesha officials who have concluded this plan would be the most efficient and... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Investigators pursue illegal sturgeon spearing near SeymourThe Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Seymour Police Department
Investigators pursue illegal sturgeon spearing near Seymour
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 11 days ago
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Seymour Police Department are asking the public to assist in an investigation following the illegal spearing of a 56-inch male sturgeon in Black Creek near Seymour. The sturgeon is believed to... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakesunanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The t
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakes
Marshall Independent / Posted 11 days ago
unanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The talks come after years of study and work from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Waukesha officials who have concluded this plan would be the most efficient and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakesunanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The t
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakes
KHQ Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
unanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The talks come after years of study and work from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Waukesha officials who have concluded this plan would be the most efficient and... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakesunanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The t
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakes
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
unanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The talks come after years of study and work from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Waukesha officials who have concluded this plan would be the most efficient and... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakesunanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The t
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakes
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 11 days ago
unanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The talks come after years of study and work from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Waukesha officials who have concluded this plan would be the most efficient and... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakesunanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The t
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakes
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 11 days ago
unanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The talks come after years of study and work from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Waukesha officials who have concluded this plan would be the most efficient and... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakesunanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The t
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakes
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 11 days ago
unanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The talks come after years of study and work from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Waukesha officials who have concluded this plan would be the most efficient and... Read more
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ABC Montana
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakesunanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The t
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakes
ABC Montana / Posted 11 days ago
unanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The talks come after years of study and work from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Waukesha officials who have concluded this plan would be the most efficient and... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakesunanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The t
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakes
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 days ago
unanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The talks come after years of study and work from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Waukesha officials who have concluded this plan would be the most efficient and... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakesunanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The t
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakes
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
unanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The talks come after years of study and work from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Waukesha officials who have concluded this plan would be the most efficient and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakesunanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The t
Regional leaders consider who should access Great Lakes
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
unanimous agreement on whether Waukesha's plan meets approval standards. The talks come after years of study and work from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Waukesha officials who have concluded this plan would be the most efficient and... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
2 Wisconsin DNR wardens, 2 deputies hurt arresting boaterwhile drunk on a western Wisconsin lake resisted arrest, leaving four officers
2 Wisconsin DNR wardens, 2 deputies hurt arresting boater
WAOW Wausau / Posted 13 days ago
while drunk on a western Wisconsin lake resisted arrest, leaving four officers hurt over the weekend. Wardens from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources asked the Barron County Sheriff's Department for help with a possible intoxicated... Read more
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News 8000
Risk of fire spreading high in all countiesThe Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says the risk for a brush fire sp
Risk of fire spreading high in all counties
News 8000 / Posted 13 days ago
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says the risk for a brush fire spreading out of control is high in every county. The DNR's Aaron Young in Dodgeville says his crews are responding to an average of five fires a day. Young says most have... Read more
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examiner.com
Animal issues, wildlife managementThey provide a list of animals found in cities and criteria for people to follo
Animal issues, wildlife management
examiner.com / Posted 14 days ago
They provide a list of animals found in cities and criteria for people to follow in the event of an encounter. Wisconsin Department of Natural resources also has helpful procedures for Milwaukee residents. Lethal wildlife management... Read more
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Kenosha News
Probe continues for source of gas odorat gas stations and at the Public Safety Building have been tested and are not
Probe continues for source of gas odor
Kenosha News / Posted 15 days ago
at gas stations and at the Public Safety Building have been tested and are not the source of the leak. DNR involved The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources likely will fund some of the investigation seeking to locate the source, St. Peter... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Spring arrives, anglers enjoy itrising, panfish are expected to be "waking up" and walleye spawning should be c
Spring arrives, anglers enjoy it
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
rising, panfish are expected to be "waking up" and walleye spawning should be coming to a close, according to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Fishing pressure has been high this past week below dams on the Peshtigo, Oconto... Read more
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News 8000
Burn ban issued in Village of Stoddardreceptacle. Charcoal grills may be used only in the immediate vicinity of a re
Burn ban issued in Village of Stoddard
News 8000 / Posted 16 days ago
receptacle. Charcoal grills may be used only in the immediate vicinity of a residential dwelling on a non-combustible surface, such as concrete. These levels are set by the Forestry Department from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Re... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Wisconsin invites comments on hunt recommendationsby April 17. Each council will consider online public input and other public c
Wisconsin invites comments on hunt recommendations
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
by April 17. Each council will consider online public input and other public comments, along with assessments from Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources biologists, foresters and law enforcement staff as they develop final... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Area residents speak out on DNR proposalsOvernight deer-hunting blinds, antlerless deer hunting permits and bear permits
Area residents speak out on DNR proposals
The Shawano Leader / Posted 18 days ago
Overnight deer-hunting blinds, antlerless deer hunting permits and bear permits were among the topics discussed at the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources annual spring fish and wildlife rules hearing Monday at Shawano Community Middle... Read more
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News 8000
Bear spotted on campus of Wausau hospitalScholze, the bear went into a patch of woods near St. Matthew Catholic Church a
Bear spotted on campus of Wausau hospital
News 8000 / Posted 22 days ago
Scholze, the bear went into a patch of woods near St. Matthew Catholic Church and Faith Christian Academy. Scholze says the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources was notified. Department of Natural Resources warden Ben Herzfeldt tells WSAW-TV... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Black bear spotted on campus of Wausau hospital, “casually” passing throughScholze, the bear went into a patch of woods near St. Matthew Catholic Church a
Black bear spotted on campus of Wausau hospital, “casually” passing through
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 23 days ago
Scholze, the bear went into a patch of woods near St. Matthew Catholic Church and Faith Christian Academy. Scholze says the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources was notified. Department of Natural Resources warden Ben Herzfeldt tells WSAW-TV... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Chilly weather, snow puts a damper on U.P. fishingand northern Wisconsin this week, which slowed everything from fishing pressure
Chilly weather, snow puts a damper on U.P. fishing
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
and northern Wisconsin this week, which slowed everything from fishing pressure to bird migrations, according to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. "Hopefully, when it warms up next week we'll have more people out," Grier... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Prescribed burn proposed for sections of the Hank Aaron State TrailMILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is planning to conduc
Prescribed burn proposed for sections of the Hank Aaron State Trail
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 23 days ago
MILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is planning to conduct prescribed burning on a small section of the Hank Aaron State Trail in Milwaukee County this spring. Officials say prescribed burning is part of an ongoing effort to... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Fishing pressure light; new regulations in effectcounties. Wisconsin anglers landed brown trout and walleye on the Menominee Ri
Fishing pressure light; new regulations in effect
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
counties. Wisconsin anglers landed brown trout and walleye on the Menominee River in the northeast, according to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. There was a lot of fishing pressure on the Wolf and Fox rivers but not many... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Rare White Deer sightings in Northern Wisconsinvideo was taken in Northern Vilas County near Bolder Junction. It is illegal t
Rare White Deer sightings in Northern Wisconsin
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 25 days ago
video was taken in Northern Vilas County near Bolder Junction. It is illegal to harvest an albino deer according to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The population continues to dwindle, however, some have been seen in the... Read more
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CTV News
Ontario raises concerns with U.S. city's Great Lakes diversion planto the lakes' water. It also promises to return treated water to Lake Michigan
Ontario raises concerns with U.S. city's Great Lakes diversion plan
CTV News / Posted a month ago
to the lakes' water. It also promises to return treated water to Lake Michigan. But Ontario has taken issue with the plan in a technical review of the diversion application put forward by Waukesha and the Wisconsin department of natural resou... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Take steps to avoid being a bear buffet sitewith people, but when food sources are available bears can quickly learn to ass
Take steps to avoid being a bear buffet site
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted a month ago
with people, but when food sources are available bears can quickly learn to associate humans with food, according to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Homeowners can take these steps to avoid attracting bears: - Don't knowingly... Read more

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