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5/8/2019
Now it starts.  Too much to keep up with in Wisconsin, and that is one nice problem for an outdoorsman. OWO Columnist Wayne Morgenthaler and his son Neal spelled double trouble for two Richland County gobblers after four days of not filling tags. We put the May-June issue of On Wisconsin Outdoors to bed last week with 100,000 copies being distributed statewide. Look for your copy at any Kwik Trip statewide…that’s 400 stores ...
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  • 6/10/2016 9:45:00 AM
    As purple martins have taken flight across two continents to spend springs and summers with us in Wisconsin, so too will we celebrate in the backyard of Marsh Haven Nature Center of their long journey there.   Join us on June 18 to celebrate our 5th Purple Martin Festival near Waupun and the Horicon Marsh discussing every...
  • 6/10/2016 9:40:00 AM
    http://dnr.wi.gov/news/releases/article/?id=3981      MADISON, Wis. - Rising water levels and bluff failures along Wisconsin's Lake Michigan shoreline are creating a serious threat to private property and public utilities in a number of communities. Among the hardest hit areas is the village of Mount Pleasant in Racine County...
  • 6/10/2016 9:40:00 AM
      Release Date: June 6, 2016            Media Contacts: Rick Hummell, 608-224-5041richard.hummell@wi.gov                              &n...
  • 6/10/2016 9:40:00 AM
    Students will learn more about furbearer identification and behavior, habitat requirements, trapping history, trapping techniques and placement, fur handling, trapping ethics, and trapping rules and regulations.   Those who did not purchase a trapping license in Wisconsin prior to 1992 are required to pass a trapper education course in o...
  • 6/10/2016 9:35:00 AM
      Members-Only Login | Join NSSF June 7, 2016 Vol. 17 No. 22 NSSF Industry Summit Kicks Off 2016 NSSF INDUSTRY SUMMIT UNDERWAY . . . Leaders from throughout the industry are convening this week in Pittsburgh at the NSSF Industry Summit. After an opening ...
  • 6/10/2016 9:35:00 AM
    POYNETTE, Wis. - Archers from all over the country looking to test theirskills will join Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources staff at theMacKenzie Center<http://dnr.wi.gov/education/mackenzie/> June 10-12 for thePope and Young Bowhunters Rendezvous<http://www.pope-young.org/rendezvous/>[EXIT DNR].Attendees will have the ...
  • 6/7/2016 10:00:00 AM
    Steve Suman This week’s forecast shows cool temperatures (frost possible Tuesday night in some areas!) early in the week and “chances for showers” nearly every day. It also says mostly sunny for many of those same days. (Really?) Temperatures turn much warmer toward the end of this week and weekend. “Check the re...
  • 6/6/2016 1:50:00 PM
    MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is pleased to welcome John Caid, Nancy Hadley, Nancy Holland, Eric Johnson and Bill Pine to its board of directors. “We are grateful for the energy and the willingness to serve that these men and women bring to their volunteer positions,” said David Allen, RMEF president and C...
  • 6/6/2016 1:35:00 PM
    MADISON - Preliminary totals show turkey hunters registered 45,496 birds during the 2016 spring turkey hunting season in Wisconsin, an 11 percent increase from the spring 2015 season."It was a very successful spring season for turkey hunters, with many positive reports coming in from throughout Wisconsin," said Wisconsin Department of Natural Resou...
  • 6/6/2016 1:35:00 PM
    Bike to the Library 2016 features special events June 19-25, 2016 Over 65 Wisconsin Libraries participating What: As part of a statewide event, Bike to the Library, the Wisconsin Bike Fed, and the UW Global Health Institute invite community members to Bike to the Library during the week of June 19th. When library pat...
  • 6/3/2016 1:10:00 PM
    Wisconsin in the process of updating statewide outdoor recreational planMADISON - The public will have opportunities over the next several months to weigh in on how they recreate in Wisconsin's outdoors and what they feel should be priorities for receiving funding for recreational development and opportunities. - Read Full Article New online ...
  • 6/3/2016 1:05:00 PM
    Constantly changing weather in the last week has made for some challenging fishing conditions for most anglers across the Northwoods. Water temperatures seem to be holding in the mid-60’s on most lakes and this has extended the spawning activity for a lot of crappie, largemouth and smallmouth bass.  This has also gotten a few blue...
  • 6/3/2016 1:05:00 PM
    Candidates no longer must wait to know where they'll be based With the hiring of the next class of conservation wardens underway as of today, the Wis. Department of Natural Resources has modified the hiring process to allow job-seekers to apply for specific warden stations instead of waiting for assignment at the end of their training. Ass...
  • 6/3/2016 1:05:00 PM
    MADISON – Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources staff will hold an informational meeting open to the public June 16 to share and discuss 2015-16 Wisconsin wolf population data.This meeting will be held at the Quality Inn, 2901 Hummingbird Road, Wausau, and will run from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. For those unable to attend, s...
  • 6/3/2016 1:05:00 PM
    Madison, Wis. – The Wisconsin Conservation Congress recognized several individuals and groups for their leadership roles in conservation. The awards were presented to recipients during the Friday evening banquet at the 82nd annual Conservation Congress convention in Manitowoc, May 13-14. The two-day affair brought together the 360-member d...
  • 6/3/2016 1:05:00 PM
    The Lake Michigan Outdoor Fishing Report has been updated with current fishing information. Please visit - http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan/OutdoorReport.html to view this latest information.
  • 6/3/2016 1:00:00 PM
    Warm weather has arrived at Horicon Marsh and a number of June events will help people of all ages soak in the summer sun and enjoy the wildlife of Horicon Marsh.  Visit here for updates and events at the Horiocn Marsh State Wildlife Area. Each June event is free of charge and does not require advanced registration. And, don’t...
  • 6/1/2016 10:20:00 AM
    Members-Only Login | Join NSSF May 31, 2016 Vol. 17 No. 21 Spread the Message of Gun Safety and Enter to Win Prizes! WIN WEEKLY PRIZES IN PROJECT CHILDSAFE CAMPAIGN . . . Over the next five weeks, NSSF's Project ChildSafe will run its Friends and Family campaign ...
  • 6/1/2016 10:00:00 AM
    Complete DNR Outdoor Report (Reports from conservation wardens, wildlife and fisheries staff and property managers from around the state) Northern zone musky season opens Saturday; rains and green-up have lowered fire danger  Recent rains, alternating with strong sunshine across much of the state have powered "green up" and lowered...
  • 5/27/2016 9:30:00 AM
    By John Luthens A glow spread from a hidden horizon in the southwestern heart of Wisconsin’s driftless area. Unlike the ice-age glaciers, which never penetrated this bluff-swept region, the waxing moon finally crested over the ridge and tracked us into our hollow. The trout stream in the thickets behind our camp turned silver in the moonligh...
  • 5/27/2016 9:30:00 AM
    http://dnr.wi.gov/news/releases/article/?id=3970 MADISON - State wildlife officials remind outdoor enthusiasts the best way to enjoy Wisconsin's whitetail fawns being born now through early July is from afar because their mother is nearby even though you don't see her. Fawns are often left alone by their mothers for long periods of time. ...
  • 5/26/2016 2:05:00 PM
    http://dnr.wi.gov/news/releases/article/?id=3969 MADISON, Wis. - Following a public comment period that ended May 10, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is preparing to implement its plan to make $11.8 million available to municipalities to help remove old lead service lines that bring drinking water into homes. The Lead Servi...
  • 5/26/2016 2:00:00 PM
    MADISON - The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board approved deer hunting season framework and antlerless deer quotas for 2016 at its May 25 meeting in Madison.Final season framework<http://dnr.wi.gov/About/NRB/2016/May/05-16-3B1-1.pdf> reflects recommendations from County Deer Advisory Councils<http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/hunt/cdac.html> &ndas...
  • 5/26/2016 2:00:00 PM
    http://dnr.wi.gov/news/releases/article/?id=3967 MADISON - Wisconsin has assured that 7,090 acres of forests in Douglas County will remain in sustainable forestry and open for public recreation with the approval of a $3,545,000 easement on the property approved by the state Natural Resources Board at its meeting today in Madison. This is the t...
  • 5/26/2016 2:00:00 PM
    June 4-5 is Free Fun Weekend in WisconsinMADISON - A 50th anniversary celebration of Hartman Creek State Park, the grand opening of a campground at Buckhorn State Park, 20 fishing clinics across the state, an art fair along the Willow River and a discovery day and outdoor skills fest are among the events that highlight Free Fun Weekend in Wisc...