Survey Shows Minnesota’s Moose Population Remains StableAn aerial survey of Minnesota’s moose population shows that moose numbers have remained relatively stable for the ninth consecutive year, the Department of Natural Resources said Monday.
'You Can't Go By The Calendar': DNR Warns Of Ice Depth Uncertainty Across MinnesotaThe recent mild temperatures have made for uncertain ice conditions in parts of the state.
DNR: Pet Owners Need To Be 'Vigilant' During Coyote Mating SeasonIt is peak coyote mating season, so they will be out in full force until mid-March -- and males can be aggressive.
Minnesota Temporarily Bans Movement Of Farmed Deer Over Chronic Wasting DiseaseThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Monday temporarily banned the movement of all farmed white-tailed deer within the state to try to limit the spread of a fatal brain disease.
'You Don't Know What’s Under The Snow': Snowmobile Deaths Heighten Calls For Safety AwarenessSnowmobile trails across the state officially opened on Dec. 1, but many trails, including the ones in Prior Lake, are not ready for riders yet because there is still not enough snow.
Environmental Group Planning To Sue DNR For Failing To Protect Lynx From TrappersAn environmental group has put the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on notice that it plans to sue the agency for failing to protect Canada lynx from trappers.
DNR: 'Substantial' Amount Of Zebra Mussel Larvae Found In Lake Of The WoodsThe DNR says water samples show a “substantial” amount of zebra mussel larvae in Minnesota's portion of Lake of the Woods.
New Rules In Place To Prevent The Spread Of Chronic Wasting Disease In MN's DeerWith new rules in place to help combat the deadly disease, a major hauler says it won't take the waste for fear of liability.
DNR Warns Minnesota Hunters Of Muddy Trail, Road ConditionsThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wants to remind hunters to check forest trail and road conditions before heading out this weekend.
DNR: Life Jackets Saved 4 Boaters After Capsize On North Long LakeAlec Stark and his three passengers made it to the shore, where they were taken to hospital with signs of hypothermia.
Minnesota Court Of Appeals Weighs Challenges To PolyMet MineThe Minnesota Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments Wednesday on challenges by environmentalists and the Fond du Lac Band of Chippewa to the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine.
This May Be The Ideal Weekend To Take In Fall ColorsThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says that major portions of the state are at peak or very close to peak.
DNR: Peak Fall Colors Are Fast ApproachingFiery reds, vivid yellows and blazing orange leaves are beginning to reach peak color.
DNR Predicts Good Duck Hunting SeasonWildlife managers say duck hunting is expected to be good when Minnesota's regular waterfowl season opens Saturday morning.
DNR Puts Tracking Device On Invasive Silver Carp Found In St. Croix RiverThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is tracking a troublemaker that threatens to harm a popular river.