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Open house and public hearing set for shooting range in Columbia County
PORTAGE, Wis. - The public is invited to an open house and public hearing on two draft documents that are part of the development of a new public shooting range on the Mud Lake Wildlife Area in the Town of Lowville, February 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Columbia County Law Enforcement Center, 711 East Cook Street, Portage.
South Central District
Friday, January 23, 2015 2:40:53 p.m.
Harrington Beach State Park torch light hike and ski Feb. 7
BELGIUM, Wis. - People will be able to hike, and if there is enough snow, ski on trails lit by tiki torches at Harrington Beach State Park on Feb. 7.
Southeast District
Friday, January 23, 2015 10:59:03 a.m.
Valentine's candlelight night at the Interstate Park
ST. CROIX FALLS, Wis. - People can experience a winter evening by candlelight with hundreds of luminaries lit to guide skiers, snowshoers and hikers on separate trails for a special Valentine's Candlelight Night at Interstate Park on Saturday, Feb. 14.
Northwest District
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 3:37:06 p.m.
February naturalist events at Whitefish Dunes State Park
STURGEON BAY, Wis. - The public will have a number of opportunities to learn to snowshoe or to participate in snowshoe hikes each weekend throughout February at Whitefish Dunes State Park.
Northeast District
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 3:26:38 p.m.
Applications for nonpoint source pollution control grants now available from the DNR
MADISON - Local units of government have until April 15 to apply for cost-sharing grants for controlling nonpoint source pollution in their communities. The grants reimburse the cost for agriculture or urban runoff management practices in areas with surface or groundwater quality concerns.
Central Office
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 12:46:59 p.m.
Deer Trustee Report permanent rule public comment form now available online
MADISON -- To help gather feedback regarding the proposed Deer Trustee Report permanent rule [PDF], an online public input form is now available to gather public comments.
Weekly News
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 1:56:21 p.m.
32 communities, groups and nonprofits receive grants to support health of urban forests
MADISON -- Thirty-two communities, nonprofit groups and counties will share $483,747 in 2015 state grant dollars to promote and sustain urban forest resources in Wisconsin.
Weekly News
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 1:56:21 p.m.
'Face of hunting is changing': Set Learn to Hunt Turkey events now
MADISON - Winter is the time for anyone hoping to conduct a Learn to Hunt Turkey event for novice adults and families who want to learn to hunt this spring to begin planning their event, according to state wildlife officials.
Weekly News
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 1:56:21 p.m.
Online course focuses on historical legacy of wildlife management and recreational hunting in conservation
MADISON - Wisconsin is the birthplace of modern wildlife management and people interested learning more about the that historical legacy and how recreational hunting plays a part in conservation can participate in an upcoming online course and accompanying activities related to hunting, eating and preparing local foods, and conservation.
Weekly News
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 1:56:21 p.m.
DNR launches LinkedIn company and showcase pages
MADISON -- In a continuing effort to reach out to Wisconsin residents, businesses and groups, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has launched a company LinkedIn page as well as three showcase pages.
Weekly News
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 1:56:21 p.m.
Last revised: Saturday, January 24, 2015

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