Minnesota Breeding Duck Population RisesDespite a record late ice-out, spring waterfowl surveys show that Minnesota's breeding duck population has improved from last year. The Department of Natural Resources estimates the state's breeding duck population at 683,000 compared with 469,000 last year.
Bill To Crack Down On Puppy Mills Passes First HurdleA bill that would regulate dog and cat breeders in Minnesota has passed its first test in the state legislature.
Number Of Breeding Ducks, Geese Up In MinnesotaA survey by the Department of Natural Resources shows the number of breeding ducks and geese in Minnesota is significantly higher than last year.