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October 14, 2017
A girl rides her bike on beautiful fall day on the Munger Trail. Jamie Lund
Autumn shows off her colors
October 14, 2017 - 10:20am
October 11, 2017
A male white-faced meadowhawk hunts in the autumn. Larry Weber/Special to the Pine Journal
Northland Nature: Red meadowhawks continue fall flights
October 11, 2017 - 6:15am
September 23, 2017
A two-striped grasshopper basks on a flower. Larry Weber/Special to the Pine Journal
The grasshoppers and locusts are all around us now
September 23, 2017 - 1:50pm
August 26, 2017
Each of the dark ball-shaped parts of blackberries have seeds inside. Larry Weber/Special to the Pine Journal
Northland Nature: Find delicious berries among the thorns
August 26, 2017 - 10:43am
August 23, 2017
A growth of chanterelles is found in the woods in August. Larry Weber/Special to the Pine Journal
Northland Nature: Shady, wet conditions enable fungi to thrive in the woods
August 23, 2017 - 5:55am
August 14, 2017
Bee aware of pollinators
August 14, 2017 - 12:40pm
August 12, 2017
Experience this month’s solar eclipse safely
August 12, 2017 - 6:25am
August 8, 2017
A fishing spider moves over the surface water on a pond. Special to the Pine Journal
Northland Nature: Large dock spiders can be seen on land and near water
August 8, 2017 - 6:00am
July 26, 2017
A milkweed plant in bloom features florets on a ball-shaped cluster. Larry Weber/Special to the Pine Journal
Milkweeds dominate mid-summer roadsides
July 26, 2017 - 7:26am
July 16, 2017
Wild carrot plants grow 1-4 feet tall and have lacy white flowers. Special to the Pine Journal
Wild carrot is sometimes mistaken for poison hemlock
July 16, 2017 - 4:10pm
July 9, 2017
The pitcher plant is actually a catcher
July 9, 2017 - 12:45pm
July 6, 2017
Outdoor Briefs
July 6, 2017 - 5:12pm
May 11, 2017
Northland Nature: Toad Time Begins in Mid May
May 11, 2017 - 1:22pm
March 24, 2017
On a cool March morning, Rich Staffon of Cloquet removes unhatched eggs from a wood duck nesting box at the Canosia Wildlife Management Area near Pike Lake. The eggs had been left behind by a hooded merganser. Nesting boxes often prove beneficial to species other than wood ducks, Staffon said. Sam Cook/Forum News Service
Northland couple offer a helping hand for ducks
March 24, 2017 - 8:40am
February 17, 2017
Fisheries staff get face-to-face with a lake sturgeon. Photo contributed by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Part II: Two important Minnesota natives call Kettle River home
February 17, 2017 - 12:06pm
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