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9.5 hours!

9.5 hours!

    River Alliance’s executive director Raj Shukla speaks at the SB 76/AB 105 high-capacity well bill hearing. See River Alliance’s full testimony.  Two Minutes, One Email Last Wednesday there was a 9.5 hour hearing on Wisconsin’s groundwater. BIG thanks to Central Sands Water Action Coalition (CSWAC) advocates and many more citizen advocates from around the state! […]

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You’re Invited

You’re Invited

The Sauk County (WI) #0097 Chapter of Pheasants Forever is hosting their annual banquet on February 23, 2017 in Wisconsin Dells, WI. Please join us for an exciting night of food, fun and festivities all to benefit local upland habitat conservation efforts! Date: February 23, 2017Time: 5:30 PMLocation: Glacier Canyon Lodge Wilderness Resort Address: 511 E. Adams Street   […]

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Posted in Clothing, Conservation, Dogs, Equipment, Game Birds, Gear, Guns, Habitat, Hunting, Kids & Conservation, Pheasant, Pheasants Forever, Quail, Websites, Wildlife, Youth Programs0 Comments

My Window on the River by Larry Neumaier Tuesday, February 21,2017

My Window on the River by Larry Neumaier Tuesday, February 21,2017

My Window on the River Tuesday, February 21, 2017 A Successful Day    This past Sunday I was lucky enough to witness the release of five rehabilitated bald eagles back into the wild. I have watched this before during the Sauk-Prairie Eagle Days in January but the weather and the smaller crowd made this day […]

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Posted in Birds, Birdwatching, Chidren's Events, Conservation, Conservation and Environmental Groups, Eagles, Habitat, Kids & Conservation, Outdoor Events, Photography, Photos, Websites, WI DNR, Wildlife, Wisconsin River0 Comments

FishX and Milwaukee Muskie Expo!

FishX and Milwaukee Muskie Expo!

FishX and Milwaukee Muskie Expo ! Two shows for the price of one Attention all anglers, the FishX and Milwaukee Muskie Expo shows are coming up! The Milwaukee Muskie Expo is a must see for all hardcore muskie anglers and those who want to learn more about chasing these toothy beasts. Come on over and see […]

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Posted in Boats, Electronics, Equipment, Fish, Fishing, Fishing Tournaments, Gear, Guiding, Kids & Conservation, Muskies, New Products, Northern Pike, Other states Programs, Photos, River Fishing, Seminars, Tactic, Tips and Techniques, Websites0 Comments

Trio Bald Eagle Nest Cam – Live | Stewards of the Upper Mississippi River Refuge

Stewards of the Upper Mississippi River Refugehttp://stewardsumrr.org/webcams/bald-eagle-nest-cam-live/ http://stewardsumrr.org/webcams/bald-eagle-nest-cam-live/ Helping Connect People to Nature through Environmental Education, Habitat Restoration, and by Providing Opportunities to Explore and Enjoy the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge Skip to content Home News Tours & Events Webcams Jr. Stewards Join Us The Pelican Scoop Photo Gallery Contact Us […]

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Posted in Birds, Birdwatching, Conservation, Eagles, Habitat, Kids & Conservation, Outdoor and DNR Legislation, Photos, Podcasts, Podcasts and Videos, Tips, Videocasts, Websites0 Comments

Wisconsin Angler Caught With More than 2,500 Panfish

Wisconsin Angler Caught With More than 2,500 Panfish

An Onalaska angler caught with more than 2,500 panfish pleaded no contest Tuesday to four citations for exceeding possession limits. Stanley Paalksnis, 74, faces fines totaling $24,683, although prosecutors agreed to ask a La Crosse County Circuit judge impose a $10,000 fine, revoke his fishing privileges for 12 years and order Paalksnis forfeit his 15-foot […]

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Posted in Bluegills, Conservation, Crappies, Fishing, Habitat, Kids & Conservation, Outdoor and DNR Legislation, Panfish, Perch, Photos, Websites0 Comments

NestWatch eNews: Bird Feeders, Bats, and Plants, oh My!

NestWatch eNews: Bird Feeders, Bats, and Plants, oh My!

NestWatch eNewsletter January 2017 In Ohio neighborhoods with large concentrations of bird feeders and crows, American Robin nests were less successful. Photo by Jennifer Malpass. Can Feeding Birds Reduce Nest Success? Many of us enjoy feeding birds, but bird feeders may potentially attract nest predators such as domestic cats, squirrels, jays, and crows. It remains unknown […]

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Combat the Cold

Combat the Cold

Pheasants Forever is dedicated to the conservation of pheasants, quail and other wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs. Pheasants Forever Inc., 1783 Buerkle Circle, St. Paul, MN 55110

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Invitation to visit Beaumont’s Cattail Marsh

Dear Gary,  Are you looking for an off-the-beaten path outdoor destination to feature in your travel coverage this year?  If so, we would love to introduce you to Beaumont, Texas’ Cattail Marsh, which encompasses 900-acres of wetlands and offers a variety of recreational activities.  In 2016, a new boardwalk was added to provide exceptional access and […]

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Posted in Birds, Birdwatching, Camping and Hiking, Canoeing, Conservation, Ducks, Geese, Habitat, Kids & Conservation, Other State's Legislation, Other states Programs, Panfish, Photography, Photos, River Fishing, Tactic, Tips and Techniques, Trapping, Trout, Waterfowl, Websites0 Comments

Lake Winnebago Bottom Trawling Assessment Report (2016)

Lake Winnebago Bottom Trawling Assessment Report (2016)

Winnebago System Fisheries Enthusiasts:  Hot off the press, the 2016 Lake Winnebago bottom trawling assessment report is ready for distribution. As the report indicates, a number of game, pan and forage fish species had strong year classes in 2016.  Of particular interest is the record setting year class of black crappie and strong year classes […]

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