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Lower/Middle Genesee Lake boat access parking lots to close for paving
DOUSMAN, Wis. - Parking at the Lower/Middle Genesee Lake public boat access will be unavailable this week as work begins on replacing the parking lot pavement.
Southeast District
Thursday, July 02, 2015 12:34:59 p.m.
Draft Master Plan for state Glacial Lake Grantsburg properties out for Public Review
Wildlife and natural areas topic of July 7 open house SPOONER, Wis. - The public has an opportunity to review and provide comments on a draft master plan for three wildlife area properties in Burnett County at an upcoming open house meeting, or comment by mail, or online. Topics addressed in the master plan include management objectives for recreation and resource protection.
Central Office
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 11:40:55 a.m.
DNR announces EIS decision for proposed Bayfield County Badgerwood swine operation
ASHLAND, Wis. - The Department of Natural Resources has decided to use an Environmental Impact Statement process for the proposed Badgerwood swine operation in the town of Eileen, Bayfield County. The department decided the EIS process would be the best way to comply with the Wisconsin Environmental Policy Act requirements for environmental analysis in advance of any permit decisions for the project.
Weekly News
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 2:28:00 p.m.
New early teal, goose and mourning dove seasons regulation booklet available
MADISON - The Department of Natural Resources released a revised three-in-one regulations booklet for the 2015 early Canada goose season, early teal and mourning dove seasons which all begin Sept. 1. The department set out to revise the regulations for the three concurrent early bird seasons in a more accessible way after receiving feedback from hunters.
Weekly News
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 2:28:00 p.m.
Learn archery at upcoming MacKenzie Center event
POYNETTE, Wis. - People can spend an afternoon learning a new outdoor skill from certified instructors when the MacKenzie Centers conducts an upcoming free archery clinic. Participants will learn the basics of archery and get some target practice. The archery clinic will be held Saturday, July 18, 2015 from 1-4 p.m. Equipment will be provided and instruction is free.
Weekly News
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 2:28:00 p.m.
Ron Bruch and Tony Grabski appointed to Sporting Heritage Council
MADISON - Ron Bruch of Oshkosh, Wis. and Tony Grabski of Blue Mounds, Wis. have been appointed to the Sporting Heritage Council by the Wisconsin Natural Resources Board.
Weekly News
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 2:28:00 p.m.
Summer is here - pick up your Conservation Patron license today!
MADISON - Summer in Wisconsin is in full swing, and a Conservation Patron license is the perfect way to enjoy all the outdoors has to offer at a great price.
Weekly News
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 2:28:00 p.m.
Dam failure causes Paradise Springs pond to drain at southern Kettle Moraine
EAGLE, Wis. - A dam that formed the trout pond at Paradise Springs in the Southern Unit of the Kettle Moraine State Forest failed earlier this week and the pond has drained. Water had undermined the water control structure for the dam and is flowing under it and through the outlet.
Southeast District
Friday, June 26, 2015 1:01:55 p.m.
Technical review and draft environmental impact statement for proposed Waukesha water diversion to receive public hearing
MADISON, Wis. - The city of Waukesha's application to divert water from Lake Michigan for municipal needs appears to meet key technical requirements, according to a draft technical review by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.
Central Office
Thursday, June 25, 2015 9:16:56 a.m.
Public comment sought for program guidance related to motorized road access on department-owned lands
MADISON - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources owns and maintains thousands of miles of roads, and as a result of Wisconsin State Statute 23.116, will be required to inventory and map all roads located on department property.
Central Office
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 12:24:12 p.m.
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