DNR News Releases
Lake Kegonsa Feb. 13 candlelight ski cancelled
STOUGHTON, Wis. - A candlelight ski scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 13 at Lake Kegonsa State Park has been cancelled due to icy conditions and minimal snow cover.
Central OfficePublic meeting set on plan to rename a DNR wildlife area
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 3:09:20 p.m.
GREEN BAY - Anyone with an interest in the state-managed managed property called Little Tail Unit - adjacent to the Little Tail Point peninsula, three miles north of Suamico - is invited to a public meeting on a proposed name change.
Northeast DistrictWisconsin Consulting Foresters sign Green Tier charter with DNR
Monday, February 08, 2016 11:11:17 a.m.
TOMAHAWK, Wis. -- The Department of Natural Resources and the Wisconsin Consulting Foresters officially signed a Green Tier charter today at the Wisconsin Council on Forestry meeting in Tomahawk. This formalizes their relationship and lays the ground work for continued and enhanced environmental activities.
Central OfficeVariance will delineate areas for vegetative management at Gov. Thompson State Park
Friday, February 05, 2016 12:30:20 p.m.
CRIVITZ, Wis. - The public has an opportunity to review and comment on a proposed variance to the master plan for Governor Thompson State Park to allow the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to clearly categorize and delineate the designated vegetative management zones within the park.
Central OfficeParcel recommendations submitted to Natural Resources Board for second phase of DNR land sales
Friday, February 05, 2016 9:50:38 a.m.
MADISON - Under the direction of the 2013-15 state biennial budget bill, the Natural Resources Board will review Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources recommendations for the second phase of land sales when it meets Feb. 24 in Madison.
Central OfficeHarrington Beach Feb. 6 candlelight ski cancelled due to icy conditions
Thursday, February 04, 2016 9:17:44 a.m.
BELGIUM, Wis. - A candlelight ski scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 6 at Harrington Beach State Park has been cancelled due to icy road and trail conditions and minimal snow cover in the park.
Central OfficeFebruary Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center events
Wednesday, February 03, 2016 12:16:12 p.m.
HORICON, Wis. - Winter is a great time to visit Horicon Marsh - February events include an owl and eagle prowl and a wild game cooking workshop. Each February event is free of charge and does not require advance registration. And, don't forget to check out the Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center's new Explorium.
Central OfficeBlue Mound State Park candlelight event to be held Feb. 6
Tuesday, February 02, 2016 11:32:10 a.m.
BLUE MOUNDS, Wis. - Blue Mound State Park will hold the next candlelight ski and snowshoe hike on Feb. 6, 2016 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Central OfficeValentine candlelight ski and hike Feb. 13 at Kohler-Andrae State Park
Friday, January 29, 2016 1:17:58 p.m.
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. -- A special Valentine candlelight ski and hike will be held on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Kohler-Andrae State Park located just south of Sheboygan. The park's 2-mile trail will be illuminated with 200 tiki torches set out by park staff and volunteers. Park volunteers from the Friends of Kohler-Andrae will offer hot chocolate, cider and snacks at the heated shelter building along the ski route. The park shelter fireplace room and an outside fire ring will also be open to the public that evening.
Central OfficePublic to review remaining issues for Willow Flowage Scenic Waters master plan
Friday, January 29, 2016 1:16:13 p.m.
RHINELANDER, Wis. - The public will have an opportunity at an upcoming public open house to comment on four remaining issues regarding management of the Willow Flowage Scenic Waters Area that have emerged during previous phases of updating the master plan for the property.
Friday, January 29, 2016 1:14:00 p.m.
Last revised: Thursday, June 04, 2015