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  • 11/26/2012 11:15:00 AM
    November 20, 2012 DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp to be at meeting to listen to anglers MADISON – Anglers and others interested in how the state allocates chinook for stocking at Lake Michigan ports are invited to join DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp for a Dec. 1 meeting to learn how the decision has been made in the past and provide input on how it sh...
  • 11/26/2012 11:05:00 AM
    NEWS RELEASE - November 21,2012 Contact(s): Laurel Steffes, director, DNR Office of Communications, 608-266-8109 DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp’s statement on confirmation GLIFWC has issued order allowing night hunting of deer in Ceded Territory. “We have been informed the Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission plans to allow Chi...
  • 11/26/2012 10:45:00 AM
    Hope everyone had a great holiday yesterday. As of today, Friday, November 23, 2012, 93 wolves have been harvested in Wisconsin.  Breakdown by zone is below. Zones 2 and 4 were closed on November 16. All other zones are currently open.  Wolf harvest bulletins will be sent every Friday.  For daily updates of the harvest, please visit ...
  • 11/16/2012 9:05:00 AM
    Wisconsin’s regular nine-day gun deer season opens this Saturday, and with one of the earliest openings possible, reports from around the state are indicating white-tail bucks are still in rut, or the breeding season. A few areas are reporting the rut is past peak, but many locations are reporting bucks are still actively moving in pursuit of...
  • 11/15/2012 5:25:00 PM
    Hunting and Trapping of Wolves Closed in Wolf Zones 2 and 4, Effective Friday, Nov. 16, at the end of hunting and trapping hours Bill Cosh, (608) 267-2773 Tom Hauge, (608) 266-2193 MADISON - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has closed Wolf Harvest Zones 2 and 4 to hunting and trapping of gray wolves effective Nov. 16, 2012. The two...
  • 11/15/2012 9:30:00 AM
    U.S. Capitol Swithboard: 202-224-3121 Contact Your SenatorsWe have some great news! By an overwhelming 92-5 vote, the U.S. Senate on Tuesday passed an important procedural motion that will allow senators to vote on the Sportsmen's Act of 2012 (S.3525) currently scheduled for this Thursday, but that could slip to Friday. NSSF thanks everyone who c...
  • 11/15/2012 8:50:00 AM
    November 14, 2012 Bureau of Law Enforcement Welcome to another special edition of a popular Warden Wire feature -- the Frequently Asked Questions. During the days before -- and during -- the November 17 - 25 gun-deer hunting season in Wisconsin, Warden Wire will carry Frequently Asked Questions dealing specifically with this deer hunt season. Tod...
  • 11/14/2012 5:15:00 PM
    November 14,2012 MADISON - This year, hunters have the opportunity to enjoy access to nearly 29,000 new acres of private land open to the public within close proximity of the state’s metropolitan areas. A new Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources video captures the success of the Voluntary Public Access program in opening up large tracts...
  • 11/13/2012 4:20:00 PM
    Seasoned deer hunters, new hunters, and those interested in learning more about hunting in Wisconsin, we invite you to take part in online chats, a new wildlife-focused blog, a Facebook contest, and a “tweet-along” with DNR conservation wardens. Our aim is to help you prepare for the hunt, share traditions, ask experts questions and sha...
  • 11/13/2012 4:05:00 PM
    November 13, 2012 By: Bureau of Law Enforcement Wisconsin's conservation wardens say hunters preparing for the upcoming 9-day gun-deer season should make note of some new laws designed to make the season more enjoyable while also protecting the deer herd. Here’s what’s new and different in the rule book for 2012 and some clarificatio...
  • 11/13/2012 3:15:00 PM
    By: Bureau of Law enforcement Waukesha-Milwaukee warden teams Warden Mitch Groenier contacted a group of goose hunters in a hay field. One of the hunters stated that they had not had any shooting even though Groenier could see feathers on the ground. Groenier contacted the rest of the group and found a dead goose and two plucked turkeys with no a...
  • 11/13/2012 2:55:00 PM
    For November 13, 2012 weekly news follow Department of Natural Resources online site at: Wisconsin DNR Weekly News   
  • 11/12/2012 5:25:00 PM
    As the nine-day gun opener approaches, don’t forget about the Deer Hunter Wildlife Survey. This easy-to-do survey has hunters recording their deer and other wildlife observations while deer hunting. This is a great opportunity for hunters to let the WDNR what they are or are not seeing. With hunters continued efforts, the WDNR can better trac...
  • 11/12/2012 4:35:00 PM
    The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board September minutes are now posted. Please note: the DNR website has been updated. You can now find Natural Resources Board information online at: http://dnr.wi.gov/about/nrb/index.html. Please update your bookmarks.
  • 11/12/2012 4:25:00 PM
    November 10, 2012 By: Bureau of Law Enforcement Welcome to a special edition of a popular Warden Wire feature -- the Frequently Asked Questions. During the days before -- and during -- the November 17 - 25 gun-deer hunting season in Wisconsin, Warden Wire will carry Frequently Asked Questions dealing specifically with this deer hunt season. Today...
  • 11/12/2012 4:15:00 PM
    Hunters preparing for the November 17 - 25 gun-deer season in Wisconsin are reminded any of the white-tailed deer tagged or collared for research purposes may be harvested, and are asked to please take the time to ensure your target is not one of the two protected species which call Wisconsin home -- the elk and the moose. With the upcoming nine-d...
  • 11/12/2012 4:05:00 PM
    White-tailed deer rutting activity is going full throttle, with reports of bucks moving all day in pursuit of does in many areas. Archery deer hunters have been out in force and many nice large deer were registered this week. With the rut at its peak, wardens are also reporting many vehicle-deer collisions taking place. Drivers should watch rode si...
  • 11/12/2012 4:00:00 PM
    November 9, 2012 By: Bureau of Law Enforcement Ashland warden team Warden Amie Egstad organized a “learn to hunt” pheasant hunt in the Ashland area with help from Warden Matt Mackenzie and Wildlife Biologist Todd Naas. Ashland Team wardens and other enforcement officers from the area along with volunteer sportsmen mentored youth and ...
  • 11/12/2012 3:50:00 PM
    Draft Report Available for Public Review and Comment Until December 5 See dnr.wi.gov, search “rules review.” In April 2012, the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) launched a retrospective review of rules impacting small business. This review is prompted by Governor Walker’s “Executive Order #61 Relating to Job Creation ...
  • 11/12/2012 12:20:00 PM
    As of today, Saturday, November 10, 2012, 67 wolves have been harvested in Wisconsin.  Breakdown by zone is below; currently all zones are open.  Wolf harvest bulletins will be sent every Friday.  For daily updates of the harvest, please visit our website: http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/hunt/wolf.html or dnr.wi.gov  keyword "wolf" ...
  • 11/7/2012 10:55:00 AM
    First-time buyers get a price break on fishing and hunting fun Get a major price break on your hunting, fishing or trapping license if you are a first-time buyer or are buying your first license in 10 or more years. Discounted fees are available for residents and nonresidents alike and are automatically applied when you buy a license. Try it -- yo...
  • 11/7/2012 10:30:00 AM
    By: Bureau of Law Enforcement Attention Deer Hunters: DNR Customer Service is there for you! Last-minute questions from hunters at deer camp and from deer stands day or night is routine. It’s all in a day’s work for the Department of Natural Resources Call Center. The expanded hours Call Center – unique among state natural resou...
  • 11/6/2012 1:35:00 PM
    Wisconsin DNR Weekly News Update Wisconsin DNR Weekly News On Wisconsin Outdoors brings you weekly reports from the Department of Natural Resources
  • 11/6/2012 11:10:00 AM
    By: Bureau of Law Enforcement November 4, 2012 Here are answers to some recent most frequently asked law enforcement questions taken by the DNR Call Center. The Call Center is staffed daily, 7 a.m. - 10 p.m., and offers bilingual service in Spanish and Hmong. The number is 1-888-936-7463. Question 1: I just bought my Archery Deer License. I hun...
  • 11/6/2012 10:35:00 AM
    The Department of Natural Resources has received an application for 50 percent matching grants from the Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Program to assist with the purchase of land.  More information is available on the Stewardship Grant News page of the DNR Website.