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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
November 21, 2015
Night skies
November 21, 2015 - 12:11pm
November 13, 2015
Hunters register 68,401 deer during first weekend
November 13, 2015 - 6:52pm
November 6, 2015
What are the rules about enclosed deer stands on Carlton County land?
November 6, 2015 - 2:13pm
Anticipation builds for Saturday’s deer opener
November 6, 2015 - 9:56am
October 26, 2015
Regulation change in 2015 affects when deer licenses are valid
October 26, 2015 - 11:34am
DNR seeks comments on Duluth area lake and stream management plans
October 26, 2015 - 11:26am
October 25, 2015
A group of tamaracks glow in a swamp in late October. Photos by Larry Weber
Northland Nature:Tamaracks glow from the swamps in October
October 25, 2015 - 11:14am
October 18, 2015
Asian lady beetles don’t eat wood or cause damage, experts say, and don’t spread disease. But some people say the orange beetles can bite.
Naturalist Larry Weber, however, says it’s more of a pinch. “I don’t think they can really break the skin, like a true bite, but they might annoy some people by pinching their skin.” Jamie Lund/jlund@
The lady beetles are invading
October 18, 2015 - 9:56am
October 11, 2015
Conservative deer season in 2015 will continue to build population
October 11, 2015 - 6:09pm
A late-flowering New England aster blooms on an October day. (Photo by Larry Weber)
Northland Nature By Larry Weber: Some October wildflowers linger
October 11, 2015 - 8:27am
October 9, 2015
Late season waterfowl hunters reminded that cold water kills
October 9, 2015 - 4:35pm
October 5, 2015
Tree health is important to water quality, which is important to the health of fish. In this photo, Conservation Corps of Minnesota staff are thinning Aspen trees on John Macho's property near Mahtowa. Macho has been more active than most landowners in working with his property to improve the forest and wildlife habitat. Photo by Kim Samuelson
A fish (and tree) story
October 5, 2015 - 10:09am
October 4, 2015
Fall colors around Carlton County are beginning to peek out from the greenery. Jamie Lund/
Fall colors peeking now
October 4, 2015 - 12:29pm