Clam River Fishery Area will see improved trout habitat
SPOONER, Wis. - During the month of August, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources staff including the Spooner heavy equipment operations crew will be doing trout habitat improvements in the North Fork of the Clam River on the Clam River Fishery Area in southeast Burnett County.
Northwest DistrictEscaped captive elk on the loose in Richland County
Monday, August 03, 2015 1:57:08 p.m.
MADISON -- The state Department of Natural Resources is requesting the help of residents of Viola, Wis. and the surrounding areas to be on the lookout for two escaped ear-tagged captive elk from a local captive elk facility.
South Central DistrictPublic hearings throughout Wisconsin will gather input regarding fall waterfowl hunting season structure
Monday, August 03, 2015 1:23:08 p.m.
MADISON - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has finalized the federal waterfowl structure under which states in the Mississippi Flyway may establish waterfowl hunting seasons, which in Wisconsin are the subject of a series of public hearings this week.
Central OfficeDNR to hold series of public meetings on starry stonewort
Monday, August 03, 2015 12:47:45 p.m.
MADISON, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will hold two additional public meetings in southeast Wisconsin to share information about starry stonewort and answer questions from area lake organizations and interested community members.
Central OfficeCrex for Kids Camp
Monday, August 03, 2015 12:00:57 p.m.
Grantsburg, WI - A unique outdoor experience that introduces youth ages 8 through 12 to the fun of the outdoors is being offered at Crex Meadows Wildlife Area.
Northwest DistrictWILD Women Workshop: Firearm Safety, August 8 at Crex Meadows Wildlife Area
Thursday, July 30, 2015 2:56:36 p.m.
GRANTSBURG, Wis. -- Women 18 or older can take part in a unique outdoor experience that introduces them to basic firearm safety, handling, and target shooting during an upcoming workshop at Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area.
Northwest DistrictTrapper education workshop offered at Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area
Thursday, July 30, 2015 2:56:11 p.m.
GRANTSBURG Wis. - A trapper education workshop will be held at the Department of Natural Resources Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area north of Grantsburg on Saturday and Sunday, August 22 and 23, 2015. First-time trappers are reminded that they are required to complete a trapper education course before buying a trapping or patron's license.
Northwest DistrictKids in Kayaks course at Crex Meadows Wildlife Area
Thursday, July 30, 2015 2:53:24 p.m.
GRANTSBURG, Wis. - Parents looking for opportunities to get their children outside this summer can introduce them to the sport of kayaking at a Kids in Kayaks program at Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area on Saturday, August 15, from 10 a.m. to noon.
Northwest DistrictHead to Horicon for grand opening of Explorium at Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center
Thursday, July 30, 2015 2:39:42 p.m.
EDITOR'S NOTE: Media tours of the new Explorium at the Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center will be available during the week of Aug. 3-7. To schedule a visit, please contact Bret Owsley, DNR Horicon area supervisor at 920-210-2451.
Central OfficeDepartment of Natural Resources announces temporary drawdown of the Dassow Roller Mill Dam
Thursday, July 30, 2015 2:31:48 p.m.
SHEBOYGAN FALLS, Wis- The controlled drawdown of the Dassow Roller Mill Dam began on July 27 and is expected to remain drawn down until early August, if not sooner, according to the Department of Natural Resources.
Thursday, July 30, 2015 12:37:20 p.m.
Last revised: Sunday, July 12, 2015