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January 9, 2013
Warmer weather could mean ice dangers
With several days of temperatures hovering above and below freezing, 32°F, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is reminding everyone not to let their guard down when traveling out on a frozen lake, river or pond. With days of warmer than normal temperatures, it doesn't...
January 9, 2013 - 11:18am
December 20, 2012
Fish shelter identification required
Ice conditions on Minnesota waterways may vary, but all fish shelters must have proper identification, according to conservation officers with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). DNR reminds ice anglers and others that shelters placed on the ice of Minnesota waters...
December 20, 2012 - 3:06pm
Swan Lake fishermen reminded to avoid research farm
Fishermen planning to try their luck on Swan Lake, north of Morris, are reminded to use the public access for the lake and avoid the Swan Lake Research Farm property. The farm is leased by the USDA-ARS North Central Soil Conservation Research Laboratory and research is conducted...
December 20, 2012 - 4:52am
December 18, 2012
DNR issues ice warning for aerated lakes
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) warns ice anglers, snowmobilers, skiers and other outdoor enthusiasts to use caution when going onto any lake covered or partially covered with ice, especially those that feature aeration systems. "Open water areas created by aeration...
December 18, 2012 - 11:29am
November 22, 2012
Bighead carp caught in Lake Pepin
A 47-pound bighead carp was caught in a seine net by commercial fishermen on Nov. 16, in Lake Pepin near Frontenac, according to the Minnesota...
November 22, 2012 - 4:37pm
August 31, 2012
Plant, animal invasion bigger than many think
FALCON HEIGHTS -- Rare is the Minnesotan who has not seen videos of fish leaping out of water and hitting boaters. Word has spread across the...
August 31, 2012 - 10:18pm
July 6, 2012
Eurasian watermilfoil removed from Lake Le Homme Dieu near Alexandria
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) invasive species and fisheries staff, along with two divers, removed Eurasian watermilfoil from a newly discovered patch in Lake Le Homme Dieu near Alexandria in Douglas County on June 29. Last week an angler discovered the 20-...
July 6, 2012 - 5:44pm
June 28, 2012
Eurasian watermilfoil discovered in Lake Le Homme Dieu in Douglas County
Eurasian watermilfoil has been discovered growing in Lake Le Homme Dieu near Alexandria in Douglas County, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). A small patch of the nonnative, invasive aquatic plant was discovered by an angler June 27 in the middle of...
June 28, 2012 - 3:18pm
PlayCleanGo: Stop invasive species in your tracks
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has launched an educational campaign to help prevent the introduction and spread of terrestrial invasive species. The goal of the "PlayCleanGo: Stop Invasive Species in Your Tracks" campaign is to enhance public awareness of the...
June 28, 2012 - 3:16pm
Boaters asked to slow down, use caution on lakes and rivers during Fourth of July Holiday week
Water levels on a number of Minnesota lakes and rivers are expected to remain high during the Fourth of July holiday week, so the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is urging boaters to slow down and use caution. "People should always wear their lifejackets while boating,...
June 28, 2012 - 3:13pm
June 7, 2012
DNR updates list of waters infested with aquatic invasive species
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has updated its website to show the additional lakes and river sections that were newly designated as waters infested with invasive species. "The designation of waters with aquatic invasive species highlights the urgency for increased...
June 7, 2012 - 11:53am
June 5, 2012
Set the hook on fun during Take-A-Kid fishing weekend June 8-10
Minnesotans who have yet to wet a line can do so on June 8-10 when they can fish without a license while accompanying a child younger than 16,...
June 5, 2012 - 10:38am
May 24, 2012
DNR will ramp up aquatic invasive species prevention, enforcement during Memorial Day holiday weekend
Don't move a mussel. Or Eurasian watermilfoil, spiny waterfleas or any other Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) during the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend, advises the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). For this weekend and entire summer, the agency has considerably...
May 24, 2012 - 1:02pm
May 10, 2012
DNR reminds anglers of fishing regulation changes for 2012
Minnesota anglers are reminded of new regulations on various water bodies and other changes for the general 2012 fishing season.
May 10, 2012 - 3:34pm
DNR says expect to be checked, cited for aquatic invasive species violations
Anglers and boaters can expect stepped-up patrols and citations for violating the state's aquatic invasive species (AIS) laws, according to Lt. Col.
May 10, 2012 - 3:32pm