DNR research team receives national 2014 Sport Fish Restoration outstanding research project award
MADISON -- A team of state fisheries researchers has received the 2014 Sport Fish Restoration outstanding research project award presented by the American Fisheries Society for their work to locate key areas of waterways where habitat restoration effort will be most effective.
Central OfficeATV grant applications are now available from the DNR
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 2:36:24 p.m.
MADISON- Local units of government can now submit applications for the All-Terrain Vehicle Grant Program. Counties, towns, cities, villages and tribes are encouraged to apply for these grant dollars that can be used to acquire, insure, develop and maintain ATV trails, areas and routes.
Central OfficeWisconsin Natural Resources Board retains elected officers
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 1:44:51 p.m.
MADISON - The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board elected to retain its current officers for 2015 at its Jan. 28 meeting in Madison.
Central OfficeNatural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin donates $33,000 to Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 1:40:49 p.m.
MADISON - The Natural Resources Foundation today donated $33,000 to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to help manage and restore the Lower Wisconsin State Riverway. This donation is the result of a fund established 10 years ago by former DNR wildlife biologist Paul Brandt.
Central OfficeDNR launches Endangered Resources license plate photo contest on Facebook
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 11:50:03 a.m.
MADISON - Professional and amateur photographers have until February 8 to submit their best bald eagle photos for a chance to see their entry soar across the state on vehicle license plates.
Central OfficeNatural Resources Board approves scope statement allowing flexibility in walleye limits
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 10:32:52 a.m.
MADISON -- A scope statement granting the Department of Natural Resources flexibility to consider alternatives to reductions in walleye bag limits in the Wisconsin ceded territory was approved Wednesday by the Natural Resources Board.
Central OfficeBrule River State Forest continues sustainable forest management.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 10:06:33 a.m.
Master plan amendment adjusts management level to account for recent land acquisition
BRULE, Wis. - Sustainable forest management practices on the Brule River State Forest will expand to account for the acquisition of 6,505 acres to the forest, under a master plan amendment approved today by the state Natural Resources Board.
Central Office2015 bear season quota set at 4,750 by Wisconsin Natural Resources Board
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 9:58:50 a.m.
MADISON - The Natural Resources Board today approved the 2015 Wisconsin bear season quota of 4,750 as recommended by the Department of Natural Resources.
Central OfficeNatural Resources Board approves spring rules hearing questions
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 9:51:35 a.m.
MADISON - The state Natural Resources Board approved wildlife and fisheries questions proposed by the Department of Natural Resources for the public to review at the 2015 Spring Fish and Wildlife Rules Hearings.
Central OfficeAgency to develop analysis on industrial sand mining
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 9:43:05 a.m.
MADISON - The Department of Natural Resources will seek public input and update a 2012 report as part of a broader agency strategic analysis on industrial sand mining, staff reported to the state Natural Resources Board today.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 9:31:28 a.m.
Last revised: Sunday, January 25, 2015