Outdoor Report for August 31, 2017

  Outdoor Report for August 31, 2017 (View in browser) Morning dove and early teal and goose seasons open Sept. 1; king salmon starting to stage for fall run  The weather is shaping up to look very nice for the upcoming Labor Day weekend, with most parks and forests reporting that reservable campsites are booked. People looking for last minute end of summer vacation weekend camping who don’t have a reservation should consider camping at the Northern Highland-American Legion State Forest. The forest has non-reservable sites at rustic campgrounds that will be open this weekend. Anglers continue to report productive walleye … Continue reading Outdoor Report for August 31, 2017

WI DNR – Angler Education Update

You are subscribed to Angler Education for Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. A 2-session Junior Angler class for anglers ages 9 – 13 is scheduled for Saturdays, September 23 and 30th in Merrill. Register with instructor by September 8. Follow link to “clinics” tab for details. http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/fishing/anglereducation/index.html What better way to spend a couple Saturdays, than learning how to fish! Order your Endangered Resources license plate today! Your purchase supports rare wildlife and State Natural Areas. Manage Your DNR Subscriptions: Add new subscriptions, delete subscriptions, and manage your profile. If you … Continue reading WI DNR – Angler Education 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. Manage Your DNR Subscriptions: Add new subscriptions, delete subscriptions, and manage your profile. If you have questions or problems with the subscription service, please contact subscriberhelp.govdelivery.com. Other inquiries can be directed to the DNR. Continue reading Lake Michigan and Green Bay Fishing Report Update

Please Excuse Me For Not Posting the Last Few Weeks 8-29-2017

I’d like to apologize to all my readers. I’ve had some severe medical problems and have not been able to work much on the website. I should be back and running regularly very soon. Please come back and I’ll try try to give you some of all the best activities happening in the great outdoors.I don’t just give information on hunting and fishing info and tips, I try to cover all the outdoors.  Sincerely, Gary A. Engberg Continue reading Please Excuse Me For Not Posting the Last Few Weeks 8-29-2017

ALERT: Wisconsin Legislation Removes Unnecessary Mentored Hunting Restrictions

ALERT: Wisconsin Legislation Removes Unnecessary Mentored Hunting Restrictions Wisconsin Legislation Removes Unnecessary Mentored Hunting Restrictions Take Action Today! Assembly Bill 455 will be heard at 9:30 a.m. on Aug. 2, before the Assembly Committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage. Senate Bill 362 will be heard before the Senate Sporting Heritage, Mining, and Forestry Committee on August 2 at 1:00 p.m. Wisconsin sportsmen should contact their state senator and representative and ask them to vote YES on SB 362/AB 455. Wisconsin members can find their state legislator by using the Sportsmen’s Alliance Legislative Action Center. Wisconsin’s mentored hunting law, enacted … Continue reading ALERT: Wisconsin Legislation Removes Unnecessary Mentored Hunting Restrictions

Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium to host Bass Fishing Hall of Fame

                                                                 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 25, 2017 Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium to be permanent home for Bass Fishing Hall of Fame Relocating from Birmingham, Alabama, the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame joins an unprecedented collection of national conservation partners with a presence inside a remarkable new destination showcasing hunters, anglers and wildlife   SPRINGFIELD, Mo.  — Officials from the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame … Continue reading Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium to host Bass Fishing Hall of Fame

Latest Fishing Report From Sportsman’s Lodges Lake of the Woods

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report Sportsman’s Lodges Baudette, MN www.sportsmanslodges.com 800-862-8602 7/20/2017 It’s Getting Hot In Here! South Shore: Another week flew by and fishing continues to be good! Storms earlier in the week stirred up fishing and made the fish slightly lethargic but it was only a matter of a day or two until they were back to their regular snappin’ selves! The spinner bite is still going very well. Hammered gold with a crawler is the way to go. Concentrate your efforts in the 8’-20’ range. The jig bite is still holding strong as well. Go deep. … Continue reading Latest Fishing Report From Sportsman’s Lodges Lake of the Woods

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. Subscribe now for only $8.97. Order your Endangered Resources license plate today!. Featured DNR SubscriptionsOutdoor Report: Current fishing activities, wildlife observations, and state park events updated every Thursday. Manage Your DNR Subscriptions: Add new subscriptions, delete subscriptions, and manage your profile. If you have questions … Continue reading Gray Wolf Depredation Updates

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 Refuge to oil drilling, it would irreversibly damage one of our nation’s last, untouched wild places, and could deprive countless numbers of baby birds the chance to grow up. Can you tell what each of these adorable chicks will grow up to look like? Test … Continue reading What Will These Adorable Chicks Grow Up to Be?

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 highlight ideas for enjoying the many opportunities for water sports at state park properties on its Facebook page and Twitter account. People are encouraged to share their own experiences using the hashtag #WIstateparks. – Read Full Article Online chat will answer questions about becoming a … Continue reading DNR Weekly News Update, July 11, 2017