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March 29, 2019
Tracking migrating birds, and the webcams that follow them
Raptor Resource Project is almost a year into new Mississippi River Flyway Cam
March 22, 2019
'Europe comes here': E-bikes get center stage at weekend fair
E-Bike Challenge at the Minneapolis Convention Center speaks to state's bike-centric community.
March 21, 2019
Dupre, with company, adds another summit to his collection
Grand Marais adventurer and Canadian climber scaled one of Canada's highest peaks
March 5, 2019
Former DNR chief Tom Landwehr to lead 'save BWCA' group
Mines threaten wilderness area, Landwehr says
March 1, 2019
Minnesota's outdoors scene will come to life on screen
Stories of Minnesota's vibrant and varied outdoors scene will be told on screen this month, and throughout the year, at a new film festival that opens March 21 in Minneapolis.
February 8, 2019
Feb. 27 is new tentative date for acquiring BWCA permits
Forest Service announces news in wake of system rollout crash
February 6, 2019
Crashed BWCA permit system won't re-open until at least Feb. 19
The permit system on the national website recreation.gov quickly crashed after it went live Jan. 30, shutting out an untold number of users and creating questions for those who managed to snag permits.
February 4, 2019
DNR chief fills most of her leadership team
Sarah Strommen retains many from previous regime; Fish and Wildlife leader Jim Leach to retire.
February 1, 2019
Rally to draw attention to safeguarding Minnesota's public lands
Backcountry Hunters & Anglers has organized another event at state Capitol.
January 9, 2019
Wolf-moose survey brought to halt by shutdown
Researchers' Facebook post suggests tracking work is in limbo.
January 7, 2019
DNR hires new big game supervisor
Barbara Keller formerly headed up Missouri deer program.
December 26, 2018
Words that advance nature a day at a time
New book: "A Year with Nature" is quirky, enlightening almanac.
December 20, 2018
BWCA essay contest returns to get teens into the wild
Ely outfitter sent in Minnetonka teen and her friends earlier this year.
December 18, 2018
Dupre to try for another first in Denali National Park
Mountain climber wants winter solo summit of Mt. Hunter
December 14, 2018
Waiting on the great grays at Sax-Zim Bog
Visitors to the bog in the last weeks of December 2017 had numerous sightings.
November 30, 2018
DNR to intensify fight against CWD in southeastern Minn.
More deer testing positive for the disease.
November 1, 2018
After 20 years, Alice the Great Horned Owl is retiring
She has been the International Owl Center's ambassador bird and has appeared on Animal Planet shows.
October 30, 2018
Gains noted in Mille Lacs walleye population
DNR officials announced a one-walleye limit for the upcoming winter fishing season on Mille Lacs. Agency leaders are encouraged by increased walleye population estimates for the lake.
October 9, 2018
Marathoners reflect: Feeling the burn and feeling the elation
Catching up with runners profiled in advance of the Twin Cities Marathon.
October 4, 2018
Relive an epic rock climbing adventure; documentary screens Oct. 8
"The Dawn Wall' chronicles unprecedented free-climb on El Capitan in 2015.
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