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Nova Scotia sends 27-member crew to fight wildfires in Alberta

A 27-member crew from Nova Scotia’s Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has headed to Alberta to help control the ongoing forest fires.

The crew arrived at Halifax Stanfield International Airport Saturday morning at 5:30 a.m. 124 more words


Stillwater Man Sets New Catch-And-Release Record With 73-Inch Lake Sturgeon

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – An east metro man broke the Minnesota catch-and-release record for lake sturgeon earlier this month when he reeled in a 73-inch long fish. 143 more words


Red Flag Warning Issued For Much Of Northern Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials have issued a red flag warning Tuesday for much of northern Minnesota.

The Department of Natural Resources said that the warning is in effect for the following counties until 8 p.m.: Polk, Kittson, Roseau, Lake of the Woods, Marshall, Beltrami, Pennington, Red Lake, Polk, Clearwater, and Koochiching. 46 more words


Officials forced to shoot 2 moose stranded by New Brunswick flood

A pair of moose were euthanized on Tuesday after floodwaters stranded the animals on an overpass of the Trans-Canada Highway, New Brunswick officials announced on Wednesday. 380 more words


Boundary Waters project passes first hurdle with $4 million in funding

Source: Minnesota Office of School Trust Lands

Four million dollars in federal funding to purchase Minnesota School Trust Lands located within the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) 386 more words

School Trust Lands

Time to honor larger-than-life Wisconsin wonders and their champions

Although a spring-break dream of losing myself in a few days of backpacking hasn’t materialized, it’s easy to be grateful for Wisconsin’s outdoor treasures and those who protect them. 823 more words

Governance And Politics

McIntosh Woods State Park

McIntosh Woods State Park is located on the shores of Clear Lake in north central Iowa.

The park is a short little hike that I checked out during the fall of 2016 with my hiking buddy Jessie. 914 more words

Trail Reports