DNR News Releases
Head to Crex Meadows in February and March for a number of fun events
GRANTSBURG, Wis. - Winter weather means fun winter events at Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area - join Department of Natural Resources staff and the Friends of Crex for upcoming events in February and March.
Northwest DistrictParking vouchers for Lapham Peak candlelight hike going fast
Monday, January 23, 2017 11:45:05 a.m.
Must have a voucher to enter the event this year... limited to 450 vehicles DELAFIELD, Wis. - People interested in attending a candlelight hike this year being sponsored by the Friends of Lapham Peak are running out of time to pick up a parking voucher for the event, which will be held from 6 to 8:45 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28.
Central OfficeNordic Trail Jan. 21 candlelight ski cancelled
Saturday, January 21, 2017 2:27:52 p.m.
LA GRANGE, Wis. - A candlelight ski scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Nordic Trail in the Southern Unit of the Kettle Moraine State Forest has been cancelled due to icy conditions and standing water on trail sections.
Central OfficeMaster planning efforts set to begin for Totogatic Wildlife Area
Saturday, January 21, 2017 2:17:21 p.m.
MADISON - Master planning efforts are set to begin for Totogatic Wildlife Area, and the public is encouraged to provide input at a Feb. 2 town hall in Hayward.
Central OfficeNamekagon Barrens Wildlife Area is a great place to see sharp-tailed grouse - reserve a viewing blind today
Thursday, January 19, 2017 12:48:46 p.m.
SPOONER, Wis. - Namekagon Barrens Wildlife Area, located in far northwest Wisconsin, home to Wisconsin's largest population of sharp-tailed grouse, will host sharp-tailed grouse viewing opportunities this spring.
Central OfficeAerial spraying to control gypsy moth caterpillars planned at Devil's Lake State Park this spring
Thursday, January 19, 2017 12:45:49 p.m.
BARABOO, Wis. -- Aerial spraying to control gypsy moth caterpillars is planned for 246 acres at Devil's Lake State Park this spring.
Central OfficeHoricon Marsh in February: All About Owls
Thursday, January 19, 2017 12:41:35 p.m.
HORICON, Wis. - Anyone with an interest in learning more about owls is encouraged to head to Horicon Marsh in February for two fun and educational owl-related events.
Central OfficeNew lake trout opportunities, brown trout stocking are topics for Lake Michigan fisheries meetings
Thursday, January 19, 2017 12:36:31 p.m.
CLEVELAND, Wis. - Anglers interested in expanded harvest opportunities for Lake Michigan lake trout and 2017 stocking plans for brown trout are encouraged to attend two meetings on Jan. 26 at Lakeshore Technical College.
Central OfficePrescribed burns planned for Horicon marsh
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 11:50:17 a.m.
MADISON -- Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources staff plan to conduct prescribed burning this winter at Horicon Marsh, located in southeast Wisconsin.
Central OfficeMacKenzie Center snowshoe hike January 22
Friday, January 13, 2017 9:44:31 a.m.
POYNETTE, Wis. - The public can enjoy an afternoon of snowshoeing at the MacKenzie Center on Sunday January 22 from 1-4 p.m.
Thursday, January 12, 2017 1:57:47 p.m.
Last revised: Wednesday, November 02, 2016