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July 31, 2018
A grey morph Ruffed Grouse. By 72426950scott [Public domain], from Wikimedia Commons
Ruffed grouse banquet set for Aug. 9
July 31, 2018 - 6:00am
July 30, 2018
Inside the Outdoors: Amphibious, amphibian, and related fine points
July 30, 2018 - 11:00am
Wildlife artists can submit entries for the 2019 Minnesota Migratory Waterfowl Stamp contest from Monday, Aug. 20, through 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31. Depicted is the winning 2018 duck stamp by artist Mark Thone. MnDNR
Artists can submit designs for waterfowl stamp
July 30, 2018 - 10:00am
July 29, 2018
Brad Dokken
Column: July blueberry excursion yields tasty rewards
July 29, 2018 - 10:17am
July 24, 2018
The Department of Natural Resources on Tuesday, July 25, 2018, announced specifics of its Minnesota White-tailed Deer Management Plan, which will guide deer management and DNR performance in achieving management goals from 2019 through 2028. Courtesy photo / Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Minnesota DNR unveils statewide deer management plan
July 24, 2018 - 4:03pm
Motorists on County Highway 77 near Madden's on Gull Lake last week noticed a group of 40 amphibian airplanes based out of (and built in) Lakeland, Fla., at the East Gull Lake Airport. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Gathering of Unusual Airplanes
July 24, 2018 - 7:00am
July 17, 2018
Drumming counts are an indicator of the ruffed grouse breeding population. The number of birds present during the fall hunting season also depends upon nesting success and chick survival during the spring and summer. Minnesota DNR graphic.
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
July 17, 2018 - 11:37am
July 15, 2018
Outdoor Notes for July 15
July 15, 2018 - 4:30am
July 11, 2018
Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley Archery Hunts
July 11, 2018 - 3:00am
July 8, 2018
When grouse or pheasant chicks' feathers become water-soaked - especially in cool temperatures - they rapidly lose body heat, which can easily be fatal. It's hypothermia, just as it would be for a human, though with our kind we typically associate it with immersion in cold water, or exposure in winter.
Inside the Outdoors: Wetness may be a mixed blessing for 2018 gamebird outlook
July 8, 2018 - 10:00am
Joseph (left) and Bret Baker of Cloquet, Minn., talk about the "flipping" method of casting worms for bass, where the lure is flipped underhanded rather than cast overhand. The father-son duo will fish together dozens of times during the summer.  John Myers / Forum News Service
Father-son duo aren’t limited by same-old fishing routine
July 8, 2018 - 6:55am
July 7, 2018
Internet access is needed to install the app and map files, but once they are installed, they do not need internet access or cell phone service to function. MN DNR image
DNR upgrades outdoor recreation maps for mobile devices
July 7, 2018 - 7:00am
July 2, 2018
Zebra mussels found in Jewett Lake in Otter Tail County. Minnesota DNR photo
Zebra mussels found in Becker, Otter Tail county lakes
July 2, 2018 - 4:14pm
Inside the Outdoors: Foes of dedicated conservation funding are already laying plans
July 2, 2018 - 7:30am
July 1, 2018
Outdoor Notes for July 1
July 1, 2018 - 6:30am