'I Don't Like It At All': DNR Stops Water Transfer From Minnesota To Western StatesThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says it sees "virtually no scenario" in which it would approve a permit for a company proposing to transfer water from Minnesota to the Southwest.
What's Happening With This Season's Leaves?Trees are signaled to lose their green chlorophyll by daylight hours and weather conditions. They need warm, sunny September days and cooler nights.
Zebra Mussels Confirmed In Ramsey County’s Long LakeThe Minnesota DNR says a zebra mussel, an invasive species, has been found in Long Lake in Ramsey County.
2 Cases Of EHD Virus Confirmed In Wild Deer In Stearns CountyThe Minnesota DNR has confirmed the first two cases of epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD) – a midge-born virus – in wild white-tailed deer in Minnesota.
DNR To Crack Down On Drunken Boating Over 4th Of July WeekendTo help keep everyone safe, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officers and other authorities will be increasing water patrols to crack down on drunken boaters.
DNR: Minnesota Fire Danger Is High Despite Wet GroundThe Department of Natural Resources warns Minnesotans to be cautious near campfires this spring. Even though the ground may be wet, the DNR says burning debris piles can still be dangerous until the foliage turns green.
‘Very Concerned With The Implications’: DNR To Appeal Court Ruling On Naming Of Bde Maka SkaThe Minnesota DNR announced Wednesday that it will be appealing the Minnesota Court of Appeals’ decision on the naming of a popular Minneapolis lake.
Today In Minnesota History: Common Loon Adopted As Official State BirdOn March 13th, 1961, the common loon was adopted as Minnesota's official state bird.
Minnesota DNR Certifies New Record For 78-Inch Lake SturgeonThe Minnesota DNR has certified as new state record for catch-and-release lake sturgeon.
Minnesota Deer Hunting Season Kicks Off This WeekendOfficials with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources say that hunters will have more opportunities this year.
DNR: Zebra Mussels Confirmed In Bde Make SkaAn invasive species -- zebra mussels -- has been discovered in Minneapolis’ Bde Maka Ska.
Where Are All The Fall Colors?Leaves usually change color mid-September to early October in northern Minnesota.
Good News For Wolves In Minnesota: Population Remains SteadyThis stabilization is positive news.
DNR Rejects Petition For Fresh PolyMet Environmental ReviewThe DNR last month rejected a similar petition from the Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy.
More Boat Patrols Out For July 4th WeekendFourth of July weekend is right around the corner and that means an increase in water patrols.