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Midweek Fishing

Nothing like a fishing trip to a local lake to break the week up.  With a bit more free time this summer, due to kid’s activities being reduced, my goal was to get out on the water more to enjoy the outdoors and, cross my fingers, catch some fish.  635 more words


1 mile of Mississippi River + 2.5 hours of time = 5 tons of trash

It was time for an annual Mississippi River cleanup on Wednesday and this year’s haul by a crew of volunteers was especially impressive.

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ELY: A couple bears had gotten food and it was apparent that some of the campers were being lax with their food storage techniques. Because it is a motor route, some BWCA users bring big coolers and think that the cooler will keep a bear out.  7,805 more words


Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake after experimental treatment

Zebra mussels were found in a west metro lake where the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources had applied an experimental treatment to get rid of the aquatic invasive species, the DNR announced Friday. 258 more words


Falcon cam is back with new higher quality look into St. Paul nest

Birdwatchers, the wait is over. The Minnesota DNR’s falcon webcam is back and live with a higher quality camera.

A new fish-eye camera gives viewers a look at Jill, the mama bird, and her newly hatched chicks. 232 more words


FROM THE DNR: 10 Zebra Mussels found in Christmas Lake During Follow-up Search

DNR NEWS — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                       May 22, 2015

10 zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake during follow-up search

Teams of divers this week found a total of 10 zebra mussels in a second search of Christmas Lake. 625 more words


Fledge and Branch report - MN DNR!

Both eaglets branched recently and today one has fledged!  The fledged eaglet has been back to the nest at least once and is nearby according to reports.  35 more words

Bald Eagle