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March County Deer Advisory Council meetings will focus on antlerless harvest quota recommendations
MADISON -- Deer population objectives in each county have been approved for a three-year period, and County Deer Advisory Councils will meet for the first time in 2015 beginning March 16.
Weekly News
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 12:34:18 p.m.
Disease sampling results provide current snapshot of CWD in Wisconsin
MADISON - State wildlife officials sampled more than 5,400 deer for chronic wasting disease statewide in 2014, finding 324 positive detections, primarily within the endemic area in southern Wisconsin.
Weekly News
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 12:34:18 p.m.
Visit DNR booths at Canoecopia March 13-15
MADISON - Visitors to Canoecopia in Madison can find information about paddling and camping on some of the state's premier whitewater and quiet water rivers, learn how to stay safe on the water and purchase Wisconsin State Park admission stickers by visiting Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources in the exhibit hall.

Weekly News
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 12:34:18 p.m.
DNR awards grants for lake and river projects
MADISON -- Statewide lake and river groups as well as community organizations will receive $2.3 million in grants from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to develop management plans and improve water quality.

Weekly News
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 12:34:18 p.m.
Conservation Patron license provides great opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and contribute to conservation
2015-16 licenses go on sale March 4 MADISON -- While the cold and snow has outdoors lovers more likely donning snow pants than swim trunks and hanging out in ice shacks instead of on fishing boats, a new license year and opportunity to contribute to conservation through the Conservation Patron license means spring is right around the corner.
Weekly News
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 12:34:18 p.m.
No genetic evidence of invasive snail found outside one Wisconsin stream
MADISON -- Results from a multistate environmental DNA sampling effort did not detect any genetic evidence of New Zealand mudsnails in Illinois, Iowa or Wisconsin outside of Black Earth Creek in Dane County, Wis.

Weekly News
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 12:34:18 p.m.
DNR: prescribed burns set in Calumet and Manitowoc counties
APPLETON - During the next four years, the state Department of Natural Resources plans to conduct prescribed burns to improve habitat on several wildlife properties in Calumet and Manitowoc counties.
Northeast District
Monday, March 02, 2015 3:23:25 p.m.
Carp will be removed from Indian Lake
FITCHBURG, Wis. - The Department of Natural Resources will partner with the Dane County Department of Land and Water Resources and the Friends of Indian Lake County Park in a joint water quality and fishery improvement project on Indian Lake in the county's Indian Lake County Park.
South Central District
Monday, March 02, 2015 11:20:52 a.m.
DNR report to board highlights partnerships, public input opportunities and customer satisfaction
MADISON, Wis. -- Strong public-private partnerships, increased opportunities for public engagement and continued emphasis on customer satisfaction were highlights for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources in 2014, Secretary Cathy Stepp reported to the Wisconsin Natural Resources Board.
Central Office
Thursday, February 26, 2015 11:46:35 a.m.
Brenntag Great Lakes, LLC, obtains preliminary DNR approval to renew its hazardous waste storage and treatment license
MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis-- The Department of Natural Resources has made a preliminary determination to renew the hazardous waste storage and treatment license for Brenntag Great Lakes, LLC, located at N59 W14706 and N59 W14776 Bobolink Ave., in the village of Menomonee Falls.
Southeast District
Thursday, February 26, 2015 10:19:22 a.m.
Last revised: Sunday, January 25, 2015

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