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Gun sales, hunter and angler numbers could affect DNR revenues

Officials at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources are keeping their eyes on nationwide trends in firearms sales. Those sales appear to be declining after several robust years over the past decade. By Sam Cook of The Duluth News Tribune - February 18, 2018

'He was to the point of giving up.' Behind the numbers, trends emerge in MN ice fatalities

Since 1976, the most ice-related fatalities, 22, came in the most-populated county, Hennepin. But lake-rich St. Louis County closely followed with 20 deaths. By Don Davis of the Forum News Service - February 16, 2018

Photo Essay: Dream Team Ascends Massive Frozen Pillars of Superior Ice

Sasha DiGiulian and veteran ice climber Angela VanWiemeersch overcome extreme obstacles on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. By Whitney Boland from redbull.com

Minnesota moose numbers still down.

Northeastern Minnesota’s moose population dropped some over the last year but appears to have leveled off after big declines earlier in the decade. By John Myers of The Duluth News Tribune - February 15, 2018

Gypsy Moth Treatments For Duluth Lakeside And North Shore

Duluth Lakeside neighborhood, Two Harbors, Split Rock and Beaver Bay areas are targeted for treatments. Thursday, February 15, 2018 by Dave Strandberg of KDAL

More Lake Superior caribou could be on the move, this time to Caribou Island

Southernmost caribou herd in the world facing possible extinction. By Erik White , CBC News Posted: February 13, 2018

Minnesota DNR Conservation Officer Weekly Reports

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - District 6 Two Harbors Area - February 12, 2018

Enjoying the Partially Frozen Lake Superior

According to Minnesota DNR the ice needs to be four inches thick to be walked on. By Lauren Leigh of Fox 21 On-Line - February 11, 2018

'Boat show' returns to Duluth this week

Sorensen, host of "Superior Angling" on WDIO-TV, will share some of his open-water lake trout fishing strategies at the Duluth Boat, Sports, Travel and RV Show, which opens Wednesday at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. The show will run through Sunday. By Sam Cook of The Duluth News Tribune - February 11, 2018

Worries plague Isle Royale as wolves almost disappear

Isle Royale’s problem with the balance in its animal population is at an all-time high. According to Michigan Technological Institute, only one wolf survives and an expanding moose population numbers about 1,600. BY BAILEY LASKE - Capital News Service February 8, 2018
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