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March 27, 2016
Snowmobile club offers adventure, training and trail-busting
March 27, 2016 - 7:20am
March 25, 2016
A bat at the Lake Vermilion/Soudan Underground Mine State Park shows the telltale fuzzy white growth of fungus observed on bats infected with white-nose syndrome (WNS), a disease that is harmful and usually fatal to hibernating bats. Officials confirmed that several hundred bats at the park have died since January of WNS. Contributed Photo
White-nose syndrome disease confirmed in northeastern Minnesota
March 25, 2016 - 10:50am
March 18, 2016
DNR reminder: Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
March 18, 2016 - 3:07pm
March 15, 2016
Ice anglers encouraged to remove ice fishing shelters before March 21 deadline
March 15, 2016 - 10:50am
March 7, 2016
The footprints of a weasel, the smallest member of the family, are left behind after it hopped through the snow. Photos by Larry Weber
Tracks and trails indicates visits from weasel family members
March 7, 2016 - 6:11am
February 19, 2016
Join the battle against Emerald Ash Borer and other invasive pests
February 19, 2016 - 7:58pm
February 8, 2016
Pat Collins (right) from the Minnesota Land Trust congratulates landowners Alan and Sharon Finifrock after their 116 acres of forest, grassland and wetlands were protected with a conservation easement. Photos courtesy of Minnesota Land Trust
Finifrock family conserves land under Big Louie's gaze
February 8, 2016 - 2:51pm
February 1, 2016
Go batty for bats, and help them survive
February 1, 2016 - 3:07pm
January 29, 2016
Veteran sled dog racer Billie Diver takes a few of the older dogs out for exercise. Jamie Lund/jlund@pinejournal.com
Veteran musher gears up for another race
January 29, 2016 - 2:19pm
January 21, 2016
An adult emerald ash borer is metallic green and about a half-inch long. Adults leave a D-shaped hole in the bark of an ash tree when they emerge in spring.
Join the battle against emerald ash borer
January 21, 2016 - 10:17am
January 19, 2016
Class focuses on detecting emerald ash borer
January 19, 2016 - 9:53am
January 8, 2016
Park naturalist and snowshoe guide Carly Hawkinson explains to snowshoers how the fence was set up to protect young trees from being eaten by deer. She pointed out the many deer tracks circling the fence as evidence the fence was necessary. Jamie Lund/jlund@pinejournal.com
Snowshoeing is a walk in the park
January 8, 2016 - 2:48pm
December 31, 2015
DNR made strides in enhancing outdoor opportunities in 2015
December 31, 2015 - 6:39pm
December 4, 2015
Clusters of highbush cranberry berries are seen at the edge of woods. Photos by Larry Weber
Discover tree berries and fruits in December
December 4, 2015 - 6:47pm
November 27, 2015
DNR photo
Tired of shopping? Head to a state park, free on Black Friday
November 27, 2015 - 2:42pm
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