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Weekly Conservation Officer Reports

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - District 6 - March 13, 2018

Deer feeding bans continue in 16 Minnesota counties

Media release from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - March 12, 2018

The Old Way in Canoe Country

Catching up with Trans-Canada adventurer Dianne Whelan. Conor Mihell - Canoe & Kayak - March 10, 2018

Modern-day explorer traverses backwoods of Manitoba in 2 new books

Hap Wilson published Lake Superior to Manitoba by Canoe, River of Fire late last year CBC News Posted: March 10, 2018

New Wild Rice Protection Bill Begins Move Through Legislature

A long-standing method of protecting wild rice from toxic water, which has not been enforced, may be on its way out for a new method. By Don Davis, Forum News Service - March 9, 2018

Moose population remains low, but survey suggests 6-year population stability

Population statistically unchanged from last year’s estimate. Media Release from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

When Will Fish Consumption Advisories No Longer Be Needed in the Great Lakes?

For fish-reliant tribal communities around the Great Lakes, fish consumption advisories are tied to present and future balancing acts around food choice. By Allison Mills of Michigan Tech University - Thursday, March 8, 2018

MN DNR Weekly Conservation Officer Reports

Weekly Conservation Officer's report -District 6 - Two Harbors area - Last updated: 2018-03-06

Erin Altemus of Grand Marais top U.S. finisher in the Can-Am Crown sled dog race.

Coming in fourth was Erin Altemus of Grand Marais, Minnesota, who pulled into Fort Kent at 6:58 a.m. In her first ever Can-Am competition, Altemus was the first of seven women entered in the 250-mile race to come in on Monday. By Don Eno, Fiddlehead Focus • March 5, 2018 6:25 pm

New northern pike fishing regulations coming for fishing opener

New regulations for catching and keeping northern pike will be the most significant change anglers will see when they open up the 2018 Minnesota Fishing Regulations Booklet being distributed throughout the state. From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - March 5, 2018
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