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Weekly Conservation Officer Reports

FROM THE MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES - District 6 - Two Harbors area - Last updated: 2018-06-18

200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail: As SHT network grows, so does popularity

The entire SHT spans over 310 miles from the Minnesota-Wisconsin border outside Jay Cooke State Park to the Canadian border, usually within a few miles of Lake Superior. By Jimmy Lovrien of Forum News Service - June 17, 2018

Volunteers needed for DNR loon survey

Volunteers are needed for one day during the June 29 through July 9 monitoring period. From the Lake County News Chronicle - June 15, 2018

New App, Exhibit Promise A Deeper Understanding Of Gooseberry Falls State Park

A new interactive exhibit and app for Gooseberry Falls State Park promise to give visitors a better understanding of the beloved North Shore landscape. From WCCO CBS Minnesota - June 14, 2018

Why Isle Royale should be your National Park vacation this summer

Eighteen miles off the coast of Grand Portage, Minnesota, sits a paradisiacal island covered in backcountry wilderness. By Andy Witchger of City Pages - June 14, 2018

Restoring freshwater ecosystems & walleye recovery along North Shore

A biology professor at Lakehead University has been awarded $150,000 in grants to study freshwater ecosystem recovery strategies at the Experimental Lakes Area and walleye populations on Lake Superior. By Doug Diaczuk of

For daring sailors, Lake Superior beckons with moments of terror and serenity

The beauty and danger of sailing a great, untamed lake. By Kim Ode of The Star Tribune - June 13, 2018

Minnesota launches new on-line tool to compare state parks and trails

Minnesota has a new online tool to help outdoor enthusiasts plan trips to state and regional parks and trails. By Christopher Magan / St. Paul Pioneer Press on June 13, 2018

Lake of the Woods, Rainy River walleye limits may change

The popular late winter and early spring walleye season on the Rainy River would become catch-and-release only. By John Myers from The Duluth News Tribune - June 12, 2018

Weekly Conservation Officer Reports

District 6 - Two Harbors area. From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - June 12, 2018
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