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Join DNR experts for online chat about upcoming Lake Winnebago System sturgeon spearing season
MADISON, Wis. With the 2015 sturgeon spearing season some two weeks away, Department of Natural Resources fisheries experts will be available to answer your questions during a live online chat on Tuesday, Feb. 3 starting at noon.
Central Office
Friday, January 30, 2015 11:56:11 a.m.
Wildlife art and photography auction to help raise funds for Crex Meadows building
GRANTSBURG, Wis. - Outdoor enthusiasts are invited to attend an evening of music, refreshments and a wildlife art and photography auction at Crex Meadows Wildlife Area Saturday, Jan. 31 from 4 to 6 p.m.
Northwest District
Thursday, January 29, 2015 2:59:08 p.m.
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 Office
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 2:36:24 p.m.
ATV grant applications are now available from the DNR
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 Office
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 1:44:51 p.m.
Wisconsin Natural Resources Board retains elected officers
MADISON - The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board elected to retain its current officers for 2015 at its Jan. 28 meeting in Madison.
Central Office
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 1:40:49 p.m.
Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin donates $33,000 to Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
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 Office
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 11:50:03 a.m.
DNR launches Endangered Resources license plate photo contest on Facebook
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 Office
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 10:32:52 a.m.
Natural Resources Board approves scope statement allowing flexibility in walleye limits
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 Office
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 10:06:33 a.m.
Brule River State Forest continues sustainable forest management.
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 Office
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 9:58:50 a.m.
2015 bear season quota set at 4,750 by Wisconsin Natural Resources Board
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 Office
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 9:51:35 a.m.
Last revised: Sunday, January 25, 2015

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