Latest Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Stories

2013-07-26 23:18:47

A dramatic story involving an Internet famous clan of Minnesota black bears and the research surrounding them moves into the courtroom Monday, July 29th in an epic battle between state officials

2010-09-09 15:55:00

SANTA FE, N.M., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The results are in. Bear Head Lake in Ely, Minnesota, was named "America's Favorite Park" through Coca-Cola's "America Is Your Park" campaign.

2010-07-08 11:55:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, The Conservation Fund, The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and Blandin Paper Company (UPM) announced the completion of a working forest conservation easement that forever protects 187,876 acres of Northwoods forests, wetlands and shoreline currently owned by UPM, the largest conservation deal in the state's history. Minnesota exemplifies a nationwide trend in forest loss.

2008-09-30 15:00:23

To: STATE EDITORS Contact: Karen Brandt, VP, Market Affairs, Sustainable Forestry Initiative, +1-703-875-9500 ext 28 MINNEAPOLIS, Sept.

2008-07-07 06:00:12

By Janna Goerdt, Duluth News-Tribune, Minn. Jul. 7--BOVEY -- It's a problem that's only getting deeper.

2007-03-18 09:00:20

By Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Mar. 18--Licensed bait dealers can continue trapping emerald shiners on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River, but private trappers will have to stop, now that spiny water fleas have been detected in the Rainy River basin.

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