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First egg arrives at Minnesota DNR eaglecam nest!

Yay, MN DNR has their first egg of the season! It is a bit early, but talons crossed for a great season! Link to cam: … 8 more words

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Fly Tying - Session #2

Another cold week in Minnesota and with snow not conducive to nordic skiing, I am relegated to my basement and tying another fly pattern.  As I discussed earlier, I am a fly tier, but at a VERY novice level.   563 more words


At Blue Mounds State Park, 2014 water woes carrying over into this year

A state park in southwestern Minnesota that had the blues in 2014 will find relief only very gradually this year.

At Blue Mounds State Park, a double whammy of contaminated water followed by flood damage created inconvenience and uncertainty, with some questions unlikely to be answered until well into the new year, the… 332 more words


Federal court wolf ruling - now what?

From:  Wadena Pioneer Journal

Jan. 02, 2015 by Erik Osberg

On Dec. 19, a federal judge ruled to reinstate Endangered Species Act protection for gray wolves in the Upper Midwest, essentially ending the wolf hunt in… 785 more words



Low-flying helicopters will be used for white-tailed deer population surveys planned by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources for January through March in central and southeastern Minnesota, if suitable snow conditions develop. 185 more words


Spring Turkey Permit Deadline is Friday - Application Information Is Here

From the DNR:

Reminder: Spring wild turkey permit application deadline is Friday

The deadline to apply for early season spring wild turkey hunting permits is Friday, Jan. 104 more words


Man Fined, Loses Boat After Reeling In 40 Fish

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – An out-of-state angler lost his boat for reeling in too many fish, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

Officials say they caught 54-year-old Charles Siegerdt fish fillets well over the limit — 21 bass (42 fillets) and 19 northern pike (38 fillets) — at an Itasca County resort. 54 more words