The Wisconsin Fish Record That Got Away

Every Angler has a Story About the One That Got Away Damon Chandler's story - and potential state record - slipped away in the final minutes of a...

Helpful tips can help Wisconsin homeowners avoid potential conflicts with black bears

Black bears have begun to emerge from their dens throughout Wisconsin and homeowners are encouraged to take precautions to avoid potential conflicts. Black bears normally avoid contact with...

7 steps to add native plants to your yard to benefit birds, bees, butterflies...

Adding even one or two native plant species to a property, whether a city lot of hundreds of acres, can make a difference for birds, bees, butterflies...

Admire Raccoon Babies from Afar – Their Mom is Near-by!

Despite the snow on the ground, spring is here and mammals and birds are busy raising inexperienced young.   State wildlife officials remind everyone that the best way to...

Focus on Safety for a Successful Spring Turkey Season

Approximately 80,000 hunters will be heading to the field for the 2018 spring turkey hunting season, with the first period starting April 18. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources...
DNR fisheries technician, Matt Simonson, displays a lake sturgeon captured during a hook and line survey on the lower Chippewa River. Photo credit: Wisconsin DNR

Hook and Line Lake Sturgeon Season Opens Sept. 5 News Release

The inland hook and line season for lake sturgeon is set to open on Sept. 5 through Sept. 30. Anglers will have the opportunity to catch these...
Wisconsin Daily Trail and Park Admission Passes Available Friday, Sept. 4

Wisconsin Daily Trail and Park Admission Passes Available Friday, Sept. 4

Daily trail and park admission passes will again be sold at all state park system properties beginning on Friday, Sept. 4, 2020. While the options for purchasing a...
Wisconsin ATV/UTV Operators: Ride Responsibly Labor Day Weekend | Photo credit: Wisconsin DNR| Outdoor Newspaper |

Wisconsin ATV/UTV Operators: Ride Responsibly Labor Day Weekend

The DNR is encouraging ATV and UTV operators to brush up on safe practices ahead of the Labor Day holiday. So far in 2020 there have been 23...
New Restrictions On PFAS-Containing Firefighting Foams | Outdoor Newspaper

New Restrictions On PFAS-Containing Firefighting Foams Effective Sept. 1

2019 Wisconsin Act 101, published on Feb. 6, 2020 and codified in Wisconsin Statutes section 299.48, implements measures that mitigate the discharge of PFAS-containing firefighting foam into...
DNR's Mobile Air Monitoring Lab (MAML) stationed along the Lake Michigan shoreline in Sheboygan County. Photo credit: WI DNR | Outdoor Newspaper

Enhancing Ozone Monitoring Across Wisconsin News Release

Mobile laboratories, Raspberry Pi micro-computers, vertical air column monitoring and exploring the use of new, cutting edge techniques for potential monitoring sites are all part of the...

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