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City of Ladysmith submits application to the Safe Drinking Water Loan Program to address deficiencies in its public drinking water system
LADYSMITH, Wis.--The City of Ladysmith has applied for a Safe Drinking Water loan to address deficiencies in its public drinking water system by replacing water mains at locations throughout the city's distribution system.
Central Office
Thursday, December 07, 2017 1:54:51 p.m.
DNR restores fishing habitat in Little Lake Butte des Morts
The Department of Natural Resources, in cooperation with the City of Neenah, has launched a "fish sticks" project to improve habitat and fishing on Little Lake Butte des Morts.
Northeast District
Wednesday, December 06, 2017 4:03:50 p.m.
Natural Resources Board to meet December 12-13 in Madison
MADISON - Updates on the 2017 Wisconsin firearm deer season and a request to set deer population objectives for coming years, and proposed rules related to lake trout harvest in Lake Michigan and Lake Superior and are among the items the state Natural Resources Board will address when it meets December 12 and 13 in Madison.
Weekly News
Tuesday, December 05, 2017 1:07:29 p.m.
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December Wisconsin Natural Resources features eagles, turtles and more
MADISON -- Eagles have landed on the pages of Wisconsin Natural Resources magazine, with a December cover story about "Eagle encounters on the Fox." The story pinpoints prime bald eagle viewing spots in the Fox River Valley and includes information on other places around the state to see eagles in winter.

Weekly News
Tuesday, December 05, 2017 1:07:29 p.m.
Start planning now for your Healthy Lakes project before the snow flies

Grant funding available for simple lakeshore projects to continue improving Wisconsin's lakes

MADISON -- There is still time for eligible sponsors to start planning a Healthy Lakes project before snow begins to cover the lakeshores and to submit grant applications to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to fund projects that encourage private sector innovation in caring for Wisconsin's lakes.
Weekly News
Tuesday, December 05, 2017 1:07:29 p.m.
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Deadline to apply for black bear permits and spring wild turkey harvest authorizations is Dec. 10
MADISON - Wild turkey and black bear hunters are reminded to submit their applications before midnight on Dec. 10. Applications for permit drawings can be purchased through Go Wild or at authorized license agents.

Weekly News
Tuesday, December 05, 2017 1:07:29 p.m.
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Bald eagle nests increase 5.7 percent in 2017 to hit another record

Kenosha County nest another highlight of annual survey

RHINELANDER - The Wisconsin bald eagle population is growing and thriving according to the 2017 bald eagle nest survey results. The comeback of the national symbol in Wisconsin continues 45 years after work to help restore eagle populations began.

Weekly News
Tuesday, December 05, 2017 1:07:29 p.m.
Incidental take notice for Buffalo County
MADISON - Preconstruction activities for a transmission line rebuild project may result in the "incidental taking" of a rare snake under a permit the Department of Natural Resources proposes to issue for the project. Incidental take refers to the unintentional loss of individual endangered or threatened animals or plants that does not put the overall population of the species at risk.
Central Office
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 4:33:03 p.m.
Yunker Industries, Inc. participates in state and national environmental programs
ELKHORN, Wis. - Yunker Industries, Inc., family owned company of 70 years, is the latest company to join the Wisconsin Green Tier program. Yunker was officially welcomed into the program today during a ceremony held at its headquarters.
Central Office
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 2:31:27 p.m.
December and January hold additional opportunities for deer hunters
MADISON - The nine-day gun deer hunt may be over, but hunters can still participate in the muzzleloader season, archery and crossbow seasons and two antlerless-only gun hunts.
Central Office
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 1:07:58 p.m.
Last revised: Monday, December 11, 2017

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