Go local to learn latest ice conditions, DNR wardens say
While the new year stormed Wisconsin with sub-zero temperatures, your Department of Natural Resources conservation wardens remind all outdoor enthusiasts to go local to know the ice conditions before you go - and to be prepared if (gulp) you break through the ice.
Outdoor Recreation12 Days of Warden World: Holiday postcard of community fun
Wednesday, January 07, 2015 7:27:13 a.m.
It's called community wardening, and it's all about the community
Whoosh! There goes another year. And it was a fast one full of action for the Wisconsin DNR Conservation Wardens. While you already know their mission is to protect the state's natural resources and people like you who enjoy those resources, you may not know some of the other cool, fun stuff your wardens do.
Wardens in ActionIt's a dry landing for Warden Rick and the pool-bound doe
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 4:35:38 p.m.
So much for the makeshift trampoline...
Warden Rick Reed of Waukesha got a call from a Delafield homeowner about a doe that went for a surprise dip in the emptied backyard pool.
Wardens in ActionElk group gifting Browning knives to youth grads of 2015 hunter ed classes
Monday, December 15, 2014 4:34:42 p.m.
If you are a youth planning to complete a 2015 Department of Natural Resources hunter education course, you could win a free Browning knife from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. That's thanks to the group's donation valued at $40,000 presented in support of Wisconsin's hunting traditions and conservation partners.
Outdoor RecreationFAQs: Last-minute gun-deer questions, and tweetalongs return
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 2:03:13 p.m.
Frequently Asked Questions - November 20, 2014
The Frequently Asked Questions features recent warden-related questions taken by wardens and the DNR Call Center. The Call Center is staffed daily, 7 a.m. - 10 p.m., and offers bilingual service in Spanish and Hmong. The number is 1-888-936-7463. Today's brief edition has some last-minute questions as the November 22 opening day of the gun-deer season approaches.
Thursday, November 20, 2014 1:40:57 p.m.
Last revised: Sunday, January 25, 2015