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Arctic Drilling: A Plan That Puts Snowy Owls in Danger

Arctic Drilling: A Plan That Puts Snowy Owls in Danger

Donate Now Snowy Owl. Dear Friend, Some living things are too precious to risk. So some places are too special to develop. Take the Snowy Owl and the high Arctic tundra where it nests—a place that’s now in danger of irreparable damage. The birds of the Arctic urgently need your help, Friend. Will you please give […]

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Gray Wolf Depredation Updates

Gray Wolf Depredation Updates

Hunting Dog Killed in Ashland County Wildlife Services confirmed that wolves killed a Plott Hound on 07/18/17.  The attack occurred in Morse Township, Ashland County.  More information and a caution-area map are available on the gray wolf webpage. Hunters are reminded to use the caution-area maps on the DNR website (dnr.wi.gov, keyword “wolf management”) to help reduce conflicts. […]

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Lake Michigan and Green Bay Fishing Report Update

Lake Michigan and Green Bay Fishing Report Update

The Lake Michigan and Green Bay Outdoor Fishing Report has been updated with current fishing information. Please visit – http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan/OutdoorReport.html to view the latest reports. Subscribe now for only $8.97.     Order your Endangered Resources license plate today!.     Featured DNR Subscriptions Outdoor Report: Current fishing activities, wildlife observations, and state park events […]

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Delta Waterfowl Press Release – July 12, 2017

Delta Waterfowl Press Release – July 12, 2017

Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. For immediate release July 12, 2017Dallas Safari Club Grant Will Support Delta Waterfowl’s Drone Research BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — A $10,000 grant from the DSC Foundation, a charitable arm of the Dallas Safari Club, will boost Delta Waterfowl’s breakthrough research into using drone-mounted, thermal-imaging […]

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Lake Michigan and Green Bay Fishing Report Update

Lake Michigan and Green Bay Fishing Report Update

The Lake Michigan and Green Bay Outdoor Fishing Report has been updated with current fishing information. Please visit – http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan/OutdoorReport.html to view the latest reports. Subscribe now for only $8.97.   Order your Endangered Resources license plate today!. Featured DNR Subscriptions Outdoor Report: Current fishing activities, wildlife observations, and state park events updated every Thursday. […]

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What Will These Adorable Chicks Grow Up to Be?

What Will These Adorable Chicks Grow Up to Be?

Let These Adorable Birds Grow Up Every year, birds migrate through all fifty states and six continents to raise their chicks in the pristine habitat of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, rightfully earning it the moniker “America’s Bird Nursery.”  Unfortunately, the Arctic Refuge is under attack. If Congress’ budget opens up the Arctic National Wildlife […]

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DNR Weekly News Update, July 11, 2017

DNR Weekly News Update, July 11, 2017

Trouble viewing this email? Click here July 11, 2017 Jump into summer fun continues this July at Wisconsin state park system properties MADISON -Summer is in full swing and Wisconsin state park system properties offer visitors many opportunities to beat the heat and enjoy the outdoors. This July, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will […]

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NestWatch eNews: Photo Contest Starting Soon, Plus New Owl Box Plans

NestWatch eNews: Photo Contest Starting Soon, Plus New Owl Box Plans

In this issue: New owl box plans, app updates, and more! Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. NestWatch eNewsletter June 2017 The Flammulated Owl is a small but common cavity-nesting owl of high-elevation pine forests of the western United States and Mexico. Photo by Tim Avery / Macaulay Library. New […]

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Horicon Marsh State Wildlife Area Updates and Events

Summer is here and the Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center is a great place to get out and enjoy Wisconsin’s natural resources.  Events such as the Family Adventure Club, Sense-ational Animals and Archery are just a few ways for you to get outside with your families!  Check out this month’s e-newsletter for dates and […]

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Wisconsin Statewide Birding Report for June 2017

Wisconsin Statewide Birding Report for June 2017

Dickcissels are being seen in good numbers across the state. Photo Credit: Ryan Brady In the bird world, and now the calendar as well, summer is firmly here. Many birds are in the heart of their nesting season — males singing vigorously to announce their territories while females take up the bulk of duty incubating […]

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