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Abby Myers uses binoculars to get a closer look at a gull pecking at a dead fish. John Myers / Forum News Service
Good fishing partners, like Abby, hard to find
16 hours 56 min ago
June 19, 2018
Fishing on Lake Sakakawea in North Dakota, 2004
Three to be inducted into N.D. Fishing Hall of Fame
June 19, 2018 - 4:09pm
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department started the Whopper Club in 1960 as a way to drum up more interest in fishing and to get anglers to report their catches of big fish.    N.D. Game and Fish Department photo
Doug Leier: Here's how anglers can qualify for 'Whopper' and 'Catch and Release' clubs
June 19, 2018 - 4:05pm
June 17, 2018
Steve Long, left, and Yasmin Scrivner use aquascopes to look for potential invasive species on the lake bottom along the shore of Turtle Lake. The scope allow the user a sharp view of the bottom without the distortions caused by waves. Bob King / Forum News Service
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
June 17, 2018 - 8:42am
June 15, 2018
Sam Cook
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
June 15, 2018 - 7:30am
June 12, 2018
North Dakota's statewide pheasant harvest went from nearly 1 million birds in 2007 down to about 309,000 in 2017.    N.D. Game and Fish Department photo
Doug Leier: Numbers of years show habitat is important to wildlife populations
June 12, 2018 - 2:28pm
June 10, 2018
 Myron Jesme, administrator of the Red Lake Watershed District, stands beside a sign along Grand Marais Creek north of East Grand Forks, Minn., that indicates funds for the restoration project came from the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment Minnesota voters passed in 2008. The restoration likely wouldn't have happened without the dedicated funding, Jesme said. (Brad Dokken / Forum News Service)                        play button
Creek restoration shows success of Minnesota clean water fund
June 10, 2018 - 11:20am
June 8, 2018
Bison charges, gores 59-year-old woman at Yellowstone National Park
June 8, 2018 - 3:30pm
June 6, 2018
Doug Leier: Deer application deadline is today
June 6, 2018 - 9:09am
June 5, 2018
Lake Sakakawea's rise exceeding expectations
June 5, 2018 - 5:10pm
National statistics show failure to wear a personal flotation device is the main reason people lose their lives in water recreation accidents.    N.D. Game and Fish Department photo 
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Doug Leier: Safety is a big factor for those who spend time outdoors
June 5, 2018 - 3:56pm
June 4, 2018
This fixed structure dam impounds the waters in Marsh Lake and prevents the natural riverine system from experiencing the fluctuating water levels important for aquatic vegetation while also impeding natural fish migration. This lowhead dam will be replaced by a fish passage that will allow fish migration. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Minnesota's Marsh Lake project getting back on track
June 4, 2018 - 10:37pm
June 1, 2018
Yellowstone National Park Superintendent Dan Wenk, shown outside his office in Mammoth, Wyo., in 2013. Photo for The Washington Post by Erik Petersen
Facing reassignment under Trump, top Yellowstone official instead retires
June 1, 2018 - 12:39pm
May 24, 2018
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Mauled in the woods, a grizzly bear researcher in Montana walks two miles with a fractured skull for help
May 24, 2018 - 7:14am
May 22, 2018
The official tally for licenses available to hunters in North Dakota this year is 55,150, 650 more than last year.   N.D. Game and Fish Department photo
Doug Leier: North Dakota's deer license application period has arrived
May 22, 2018 - 1:51pm
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