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Another deer with CWD found in SE Minnesota

PRESTON, Minn. – A special hunt in southeastern Minnesota has found one more deer infected with chronic wasting disease.

The hunt concluded on January 15 and the Department of Natural Resources says an additional female deer near Preston had CWD, bringing the total number of animals recently found with the disease to six.  149 more words

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Halifax Fire rescue deer stranded on Long Lake

Halifax Fire officials and members of the Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources spend part of Sunday morning working to rescue a deer that was stuck on the ice of Long Lake in Hammonds Plains, N.S. 87 more words


DNR Ice Cutter Called In To Help Smith Island

CRISFIELD, Md. (AP) — With the ice building around Smith Island and Crisfield, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources dispatched its ice cutter to help. 100 more words


Md. Dept. Of Environment Investigating Baltimore Area Fish Kill

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Maryland Department of the Environment is investigating a fish kill in waterways in eastern Baltimore County, including the Gunpowder and Bird Rivers. 189 more words


GOP In Wisconsin May Split Up DNR

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republicans in control of the Wisconsin state Legislature are considering splitting up the Department of Natural Resources, scattering parks, forestry, environmental, hunting and fishing programs among three existing agencies and two new ones. 104 more words


Manatee Found Floating, Dead In Water Near Dundalk

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A manatee was found dead, floating in waters near Dundalk last week, according to the Department of Natural Resources.

DNR was tipped off by a concerned citizen who called in. 240 more words


Crews Continue Search For Man Missing After Boat Capsizes

LEONARDTOWN, Md. (AP) — Rescue crews are searching for a fisherman who is missing after a boat capsized in choppy waters on the Potomac River, leaving two of his companions dead and a fourth man hospitalized. 128 more words