The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Question of the Week for the week of Nov. 24.
There’s still time to register for the first Minnesota Pheasant Summit and contribute to strategies that aim to enhance habitat for this important species.
Minnesota hunters registered 102,000 deer through the second weekend of firearms deer season, down 31,000 from the same period in 2013, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Hunters in all zones have registered a total of 83 wolves as of Thursday afternoon. The harvest target is 250 wolves for the entire 2014 season…
How can I tell when a lake has turned over in the fall, and do most fish go deeper after turnover?
There will be nearly 500,000 blaze-orange clad hunters afield when Minnesota’s firearms deer season gets underway Saturday, Nov. 8.
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has approved nearly $400,000 in small range trap shooting grants to expand, improve or upgrade trap shooting ranges across the state…
Before venturing into the woods this fall, hunters, trappers and other recreationists are encouraged to review the changes to some trail designations in Pine County, Minnesota.
Hunters in most of the state are not allowed to use bonus permits to take antlerless deer during the 2014 season, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Like more than 400,000 others, I am anxiously awaiting Saturday, Nov. 8, when Minnesota’s firearms deer hunting season begins.
The MDNR has announced that the 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas tree will make its first public appearance on its journey to Washington, D.C. on Sunday, Nov. 2, at Itasca State Park.
Gov. Mark Dayton announced earlier this evening that the city of Mankato has been chosen as the host community for the 2015 Minnesota Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener.
More than 150 outdoor supporters and hunters gathered Saturday during the Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener to dedicate a recently acquired wildlife management area (WMA) near Worthington.
A missing duck hunter near Mille Lacs Lake forced to spend the night in the woods is a good reminder that anyone spending time outdoors should know wilderness survival basics.
Pheasants will be the focus in Worthington this weekend, as the community hosts the fourth annual Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener.
A scientific survey of Minnesota grouse hunters done in 2011 by the Department of Natural Resources sheds some light on this question and other information about their habits, and more.
According to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, hunting is likely to be good when Minnesota’s regular waterfowl season opens one-half hour before sunrise on Saturday, Sept. 27.
Come celebrate the completion of the Glendalough Trail on Friday, Sept. 26 at the Glendalough State Park Trail Center with MNDNR Parks & Trails Division, Otter Tail County and the city of Battle Lake.
Hunters making plans for upcoming seasons can get scouting and other services from Minnesota Department of Natural Resources digital tools.
The MNDNR has announced an app based on a online trip-planning tool including a map showing where to find peak color across the state, a link to fall color programs and special events, and more.
Despite a short-term increase in the number of Minnesota pheasants, habitat loss continues to be the primary factor in the long-term decline of the state’s pheasant population, according to the MNDNR.
Pheasants Forever is excited to announce that it has promoted Eran Sandquist to the position of Minnesota State Coordinator.
To make sure that goals are based on the broad range of public interest in deer, we use a public process to help determine how many deer to manage for in a given area…
This past spring, the DNR held public hearings on proposed activities. The DNR received 123 written comments, mostly opposed to the proposed changes…
The MNDNR is proud to announce Captain Todd Kanieski as its newly appointed Region 3 Enforcement Manager, effective August 13th.
The Minnesota DNR has announced that Gilbert Lake and North Long Lake have been designated as infested and signs will be posted at public accesses to alert individuals.
The MNDNR has recently announced the waterfowl seasons for the fall, based on a federal framework that applies to all states in the Mississippi Flyway.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced the deadline for hunters to apply for the 2014 regular archery deer hunts at Camp Ripley near Little Falls as Friday, Aug. 15.
MNDNR has announced that families and youth can apply now for an opportunity to hunt with experienced upland bird hunters on Saturday, Oct. 18.
The MNDNR is excited to announce the 2015 Minnesota Migratory Waterfowl Stamp Contest from Monday, Aug. 18 through 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29.
The Minnesota DNR has announced that hunters will have a chance to harvest Canadian Geese in west-central Minnesota this month.
The MNDNR has announced that any Minnesota shooting clubs that would like to develop trap-shooting facilities open for public use can apply for funds through a new grant program.
The MNDNR is excited to announce that St. Croix State Park in Hinckley, Minnesota will open an archery hunt for part of the 2014 fall deer season.
The Minnesota DNR has announced that all hunters and trappers can apply for the 2014 wolf season beginning Friday, August 1st.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has announced that hunters can expect a conservative 2014 deer season designed to rebuild deer numbers across much of the state.
MNDNR has announced that Minnesota youth have from Tuesday, July 1 until Friday, Aug. 15, to apply for one of 17 special deer hunts occurring in October and November.